This short RCGP course introduces clinically-led commissioning; it explores what healthcare commissioning involves, the role you might play, and the benefits of involving clinicians and patients. It explains the processes used in commissioning and some of the commonly used terminology.

The course is aimed at the 'typical' GP, GP trainee or practice nurse.

This course is FREE to RCGP members and Associates in Training. If you are non-member, you can purchase it for £55.

Start Commissioning - what is it and what's my role?
Time to complete this course: 1 hour
Date of publication: June 2011
Updated and revised: December 2013

         Updated and revised: September 2017