- Urgent Prescription for General Practice – UPDATEUrgent Prescription for General Practice – UPDATE
BMA’s GP Committee have welcomed NHS England’s (NHSE) agreement to take forward proposals from the campaign Urgent Prescription for General Practice which called for a package of support to address the growing crisis facing GP services. Read more now…
- General Practice Resilience Programme – LMC Involvement
- Consultation on new data security standards for health and social careConsultation on new data security standards for health and social care
The National Data Guardian has developed ten new data security standards to apply to all organisations which hold health or care information. The recommendations are made to the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt, following his commissioning of reviews from the National Data Guardian (NDG) and the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Read more now…
- Medical IndemnityMedical Indemnity
At last- some good news –or is it!?
NHS England and the Dept of Health, after much lobbying by the BMA have recognised that soaring indemnity fees are acting as a deterrent for GP recruitment- compared with the Crown Indemnity scheme for Hospital Doctors. Read more now…
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for Locum GPs to view correspondence which is currently being made available to all GPs.
Dr Margaret Lupton – your representative for Sessional GPs on the BMA Sessional GP Subcommittee. Read more…
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