- Medicine Supply IssuesMedicine Supply Issues
Please see the document on a medicine supply issue update for primary care for March 2018 from the Department of Health and Social Care. The GPC prescribing policy group lead, Dr Andrew Green, recently met with representatives from their Medicine and Pharmacy directorate to discuss medicine supply chain issues, where they agreed to share their monthly update on primary care supply issues, which is also sent to CCGs.
- Next Generation GP North WestNext Generation GP North West
The ‘Next Generation GP’ Leadership programme, funded by NHS England, is coming to the North West. Applicants are invited from across the North West of England, including Cheshire and Merseyside.
This has been a very succesful programme in the south of the country. Read more now…
- Webinar on working at scaleWebinar on working at scale
There will be a ‘Lunchtime learning’ webinar on working at scale (CPD accredited) on Thursday 3rd May, 13:00 – 14:00
In response to increasing pressure on general practice, some practices are considering working collaboratively, adopting ‘at-scale’ models, and in other areas this is being encouraged by commissioners or STPs. Read more now…
- GDPR UpdatesGDPR Updates
The following link is a helpful collection of GDPR advice, privacy templates and blogs for GPs and practices to use, collated by Dr Paul Cundy from the GPC and there will be updates:
Please note this is a dropbox link and so may not be accessible from inside NHS secured networks.
For Sessional GPs
|This area will provide an opportunity
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
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