Table 1

PMCPA domains and number of criteria per domain.

DomainNumber of summative criteriaFormative dimensionsNumber of formative/developmental criteria
Health inequalities and health promotion2Health needs assessment Children Patient responsiveness Supporting parents Specific groups11
Provider management6Roles and responsibilities Team member records Infection control Managing performance Policies and procedures13
Premises, records, equipment, and medicines management5Medicines management Branch surgeries Information for team members Records13
Provider teams7Home care Patient responsiveness Patient safety Team values and teamworking15
Learning organisation6Continuous quality improvement and audit training and professional development Patient complaints Relationships with other organisations17
Patient experience/involvement4Patient responsiveness Specific groups Interpersonal continuity Information for patients Patient and public involvement13