Practice makes perfect

15th March 2017 Tim Martin

Wessex LMCs has been awarded NHSE funding to support the training of practice managers as appraisers. These monies from the GP Forward View will enable 18 trained appraisers to appraise 120 Practice Managers.  Favouring feedback [read more]

The surgery social network

17th February 2017 Tim Martin

Sarah Longland, practice manager at Swadlincote Surgery in Derby, has recently created a social media group for practice managers, ‘to provide a wide-reaching support network where members can speak freely about their role and develop [read more]

A word from the AMSPAR president

24th June 2016 Tim Martin

Myra Upton is the president of the Association of Medical Secretaries, Practice Managers, Administrators and Receptionists (AMSPAR). Tim Martin catches up with her to discuss the challenges facing primary care and practice managers and how [read more]

Model leases: An easy fix?

25th April 2016 Tim Martin

When it comes to a premises lease, what should the prudent GP partner and practice manager be looking for? Hempsons’ Paul Hardy leads the way by helpfully pointing out the pitfalls to avoid. This article [read more]