Paul Zollinger-Read

Paul Zollinger-ReadPaul is Chief Executive of NHS Cambridgeshire and has also taken on the role of Chief Executive of NHS Peterborough. He is writing in a personal capacity and his views do not necessarily reflect those of the Department of Health. Read more about Paul.

Paul Zollinger-Read: Draft authorisation framework and family well-being

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the clinical commissioning group pathfinder community. My first week back from holiday and there has certainly been a lot going on. I suspect few of you missed the release of the draft authorization framework last… Read more →Paul Zollinger-Read: Draft authorisation framework and family well-being

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CCG size and commissioning support

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the clinical commissioning group pathfinder community. There are several issues that I think all emerging Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) need to start considering in detail with their PCT Clusters and with the support of their… Read more →CCG size and commissioning support

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Collaboration and sustained performance

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the clinical commissioning group pathfinder community. A good place to start this week is on collaboration. Different groups are approaching this in different ways; however it’s pretty clear that without collaboration we are limited in… Read more →Collaboration and sustained performance

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High risk prescribing in primary care

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the clinical commissioning group pathfinder community. A couple of issues this week that are worth a quick mention. Let’s start with this week’s BMJ and an article by Gutherie et al looking at high risk… Read more →High risk prescribing in primary care

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Pushing the play button

Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the GP pathfinder community. The play button has been pressed; the Pause has finished…and we’re off! There was a general restlessness throughout the Pause as many were keen to progress and felt they were being delayed:… Read more →Pushing the play button

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Dr Paul Zollinger-Read and Gail Richards addressing GPs

Watch a video of Dr Paul Zollinger-Read, Director of Commissioning Development at NHS East of England and Gail Richards, Director of Consortia Development at the Department of Health, addressing delegates at the GP Pathfinder Listening and Learning Network event. This… Read more →Dr Paul Zollinger-Read and Gail Richards addressing GPs

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Dr Paul Zollinger Read talks about the Pathfinder Learning Network

Watch a video of Dr Paul Zollinger-Read, Director of Commissioning Development for NHS East of England, discussing the Pathfinder Learning Network. This video has been produced by NHS Local.

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It’s a man’s world?

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the GP pathfinder community. One of the key issues for emerging GP consortia is the issue of diversity. We have all read the debates nationally about potential changes to the representation on GP consortia governing… Read more →It’s a man’s world?

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First class End of Life Care

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the GP pathfinder community. Earlier this week I came across an example of first-class End of life Care that I want to bring to your attention (other brands are also available!). The results from this… Read more →First class End of Life Care

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Carpe Diem

Paul Zollinger-Read’s weekly update to the GP pathfinder community. There clearly a lot of debate at the moment about the future; but I cant help thinking we’ve once more focussing all our efforts on the form bit rather than the… Read more →Carpe Diem

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