GPFH full form

Meaning : General practice fund holder (extinct)

Category : Government
Sub Category :Schemes  
Type : Initialism

General practice fundholder (extinct)

What is the full form of GPFH and meaning ?

The GPFH was a medical program initiated in the early 90s by the Margaret Thatcher government in the UK.The general practice doctors were given a set amount of funds for the year in order to operate their departments and patients in hospitals.This was finally abolished 7 years later when it was fund out that the General practitioners were using the funds even outside the hospitals to fund their own private practices.