NHSE GP Contract

NHSE Update 31st March 2020

Ardens can support practices and PCNs in many ways for on SystmOne with the delivery of the PCN DES which is detailed below. The PCN DES Contract on Ardens Manager will also be released shortly. Please also see our QOF2020/21 Support Article.


Service Requirements


The following service requirements can all be supported by Ardens:

  • Early Cancer Diagnosis

            - 2ww Safety netting support article

            - Cancer Care support article

  • Enhanced Health in Care Homes 

            - Care Home support article

  • Structure Medication Review

            - Drug Review support article

            - Drug Monitoring support article 

            - Pharmacist support article


The PCN DES template has all the code clusters on as well as links to the corresponding templates. This PCN DES template can be accessed from the individual templates, the bottom left search bar or autoconsultations > Contracts > PCN DES. You may also want to add it to your F12 favourites for quick access. 

The Reports can be found under Clinical Reporting > Ardens > Contracts | PCN DES



Whilst the contract starts in October, the report dates below are for 1/4/20-31/3/21.
No 'SMR done' code currently exists but will be added when it is available.

Additional Roles Reimbursement Scheme (ARRS)


The following roles can all be supported by Ardens:

  • Care Coordinator
  • Clinical Pharmacist - support article
  • Pharmacist Technician
  • Physician Associates
  • Social Prescriber - support article
  • Dieticians
  • Podiatrists
  • Occupational Therapists


Templates can be found under Autoconsultations > Ardens Other Professionals

Reports can be found under Clinical Reporting > Ardens > Team Activity


IIF Investment and Impact Fund IIF (IIF)


This is currently postponed by NHS England and we are awaiting further updates.