Why legionella has no place in GP practices

21st March 2018

Healthcare premises are the last places you’d expect to catch a potentially fatal disease. Andy Smith, national business development manager at Clearwater Technology, explains how legionella outbreaks can be avoided Typically, patients don’t expect to [read more]

6 key legal considerations for your GP practice

19th March 2018

General practice is unique in its set up; that GPs are publicly funded organisations, yet independent contractors that operate in partnerships makes the general practice model a slightly more complicated business model with a myriad of [read more]

Preparing for a CQC inspection

15th February 2018

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulates against the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2010 and the Care Quality Commission (Registration) Regulations 2009, which outline the essential standards of quality and safety [read more]

Hastings GP surgery placed in special measures

23rd June 2017

Credit: This story was first seen on the Hastings Observer A doctor’s surgery in Hastings has been placed in special measures following an inspection by the CQC, the Hastings Observer reports. Cornwallis Surgery was visited [read more]