We are really pleased to be able to welcome Dr Nigel Watson to meet with colleagues from across Lancashire and Cumbria to hear your thoughts about the GP partnership review. Continue reading
The LMC would like to remind all staff working in General Practice of their professional responsibility and accountability when using social media.
Social media is the term commonly given to websites and online tools which allow users to interact with each other in some way – by sharing information, opinions, knowledge and interests. Continue reading
There has been an announcement from the secretary of state in regards to the annual GP pay uplift following recent DDRB recommendations:
General Medical Practitioners
I intend to ask NHS England to take a multi-year approach to the GP contract negotiations with investment in primary care linked to improvements in primary care services. Continue reading
Who are the most inspirational GPs? Nominate them for Pulse’s Power 50
It’s that time of year again when Pulse starts preparing its list of the most influential GPs in the UK. And we need your help. Continue reading
Please see the following update from the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), regarding the diamorphine supply issue, which we informed you of last month: Continue reading
Please see the following message from the Department of Health and Social Care about a shortage affecting lofexidine tablets:
Britannia will no longer be supplying Britlofex (lofexidine) tablets from the end of May, as all stock they have on hand is due to expire at the end of this month (see attached company letter). Continue reading
We have been informed by the LMC Buying group that a number of practices have not re-registered as requested. In order to remain a member and continue to receive the benefits you need to re-register due to the introduction of GDPR.