National Statistics

Quality & Outcomes Framework (QOF) of the new GMS contract, achievement, prevalence and exception reporting data: financial year ending March 2014

The Quality & Outcomes Framework (QOF) is a major part of the new General Medical Services (GMS) contract, introduced in April 2004. The QOF measures GP practice achievements against a range of evidence-based indicators, with points and payments awarded to practices according to their level of achievement.