- LMC Annual ConferenceLMC Annual Conference
The annual LMC conference took place last week. Please find below a summary report written by Dr Hanley.
- NHS Cyber attackNHS Cyber attack
The practices throughout Lancashire and Cumbria have had to cope with unprecedented widespread disruption as they were subject to the cyber-attack. Even those practices that did not have any computers disabled by the virus were forced to shut down their computer systems as a precaution and could not communicate with the rest of the NHS. Read more now…
- URGENT- QOF IssueURGENT- QOF Issue
A number of practices locally have raised concerns about a reduction in their QOF amounts. The issue has been raised with NHSE and the following message has been sent to all practices and CCGs. Read more now…
- Financial support for doctors and their families – new portalFinancial support for doctors and their families – new portal
The main medical charities have got together to produce a new website portal that will help doctors in difficulties to find the most suitable charity to apply to. BMA Charities has worked with the Cameron Fund, the RMBF, the Royal Medical Foundation, and the Society for the Assistance of Medical Families (formerly Widows & Orphans) and the portal has now gone live. Read more now…
For Sessional GPs
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for Locum GPs to view correspondence which is currently being made available to all GPs.
Dr Preeti Shukla – your representative for Sessional GPs on the BMA Sessional GP Subcommittee. Read more…
GP Support Scheme
General Practice is stressful, and at times we may all need support and help. The LMC have trained GP mentors who provide confidential support for local GPs.
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