We have launched a Phone-a-Friend service within our GP Support Scheme.
Please visit GP Support Scheme to find out more information and to fill in our enquiry form.
Abigail Askew, our Corporate Services Officer, will put you in touch with a mentor who can have a quick chat with you about anything which may be troubling you. Continue reading
BDI research would like to invite you to participate in a study they are conducting among General Practitioners in all European countries. The study is sponsored by the European Commission with the aim of obtaining a better understanding on the use of Information and Communication Technologies among General Practitioners in their daily activities. Continue reading
GPs have been bringing to our attention their concern about increasing numbers of patients asking for letters to support their application for a Blue Badge or letters to support an appeal against Blue Badge refusal. Continue reading
Please see the letter on vaccine ordering for 2018-19 influenza season, published on the NHS England website.
It recommends the use of the adjuvanted trivalent vaccine (aTIV) for all 65s and over, and the quadrivalent vaccine (QIV) for 18 – under 65s at risk and the deadline for ordering has been extended until 29 March 2018.
If necessary, practices should switch to the more effective vaccine, and suppliers have agreed to keep the same prices as previously agreed.
The GPC Roadshow on 1st February was a great success with a good turnout to hear from Dr Richard Vautrey, GPC Chair . There was a comprehensive review of all issues affecting GPs and a lively Q&A session, with questions answered expertly and succinctly. View the presentation: Roadshow Presentation.
Here is the live video of Dr Richard Vautrey presenting.