Integrated Care – Why the big fuss?
A fundamental rethink of how healthcare should be organised and provided is now necessary if we are to ensure the
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GP workloads are now at saturation point.
During recent years, there has been a widespread and shared belief, amongst many GPs and others working in Primary Care
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Fallout from EU Referendum.
On the 24th June 2016 the people of the UK made the decision to leave the EU, a decision that
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Unified DNA-CPR
End of life and palliative care symptom control can be some of the most fulfilling aspects of the GP role,
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CQC – A hindrance or a help?!
For many employed within Primary Care the very mention of a pending CQC inspection is enough to trigger anxiety, panic,
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Medical Revalidation – Under the Microscope
Revalidation started on 3 December 2012 and the vast majority of Doctors are now reported to have undertaken the process
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CVD risk calculations error
Following a statement issued by the MHRA, an investigation has been launched into how a digital calculator (QRISK2) used by
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Leadership I – GPs as Leaders, what’s your style?
The evidence for strong leadership at every level of the healthcare system has never been more compelling with research proving
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GP Forward View – improvement on the horizon or more broken promises?
In recent months, GP Leaders along with the Government have been working tirelessly to ensure that a new strategic direction
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GPC suggest 15 minute appointments
General Practice is under tremendous pressure, affecting GPs, patients’ and the wider health care economy. With an ageing population many
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