The Quality Management and Analysis System, known as QMAS, is a national IT system which gives GP practices and primary care trusts feedback on the quality of care delivered to patients.
Find out more about the 10 key NHS IT projects
♦  NHS Care Records Service
♦  Choose and Book
♦  The Electronic Prescription Service
♦  N3 national broadband network
♦  Picture Archiving and Communications System (Pacs)
♦  The Spine
♦  The Quality Management and Analysis System
♦  GP2GP record transfer
♦  NHSmail- a central email and directory service for the NHS
♦  Secondary Uses Service
The system shows how well each practice is doing, measured against national achievement targets and allows GP pay to be linked to performance, determining up to a third of their salary.
What progress so far?
QMAS started to be rolled out in 2004 and by mid-February 2005 QMAS software had been supplied to all of England's GP sites.