What’s been going on this week? Explore the best bits from Practice Business over the last seven days – features, interviews, case studies and much more



Leader of the pack

After 22 years of working in primary care it would be understandable if Karin Bruce was beginning to take on fewer managerial responsibilities or, perhaps, even slowing down. Based on current evidence, however, neither of [read more]


Management: Getting to the root of it with RCA

What makes RCA different from, say, risk assessments or ‘Never Events’ reporting? In simple terms, RCA is the investigation and analysis of the difference between what actually happened and what should have happened – according [read more]


Secrets to a successful safeguarding strategy

The Care Act has placed safeguarding on a statutory footing for the first time. Accordingly, the extent to which GP practices comply with safeguarding legislation is high on CQC inspectors’ agendas.  Taking advantage of national [read more]

Partnership unity or collaboration

Collaboration with a common purpose

 The early phase of NHS Collaborate has been a journey of discovery for all those involved and is providing deep foundations for a self-sustaining and energetic ‘community of purpose’ committed to a fresh approach to leadership development [read more]