Under changes agreed last month with NHS Employers the current system for weighting quality pay according to prevalence will be phased out.
In 2009/10 the controversial ‘square rooting’ mechanism will be scrapped. The following year, pay will be weighted according to raw prevalence.
GP leaders have said some practices will lose up to five figure sums, while others will gain up to six figures. But because of data protection laws, the GPC and DoH are prevented from publishing a full list of winners and losers.
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