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



Are NHS health checks working?, asks BJGP

20th June 2018

The BJGP has examined data surrounding NHS health checks, which are currently only being attended by 45% of eligible adults The British Journal of General Practice has published a report which explores the reasons why [read more]

Editors choice

Post-GDPR; who’s your data protection officer?

19th June 2018

The general data protection regulation (GDPR) is in force. While most general practices will have data processing, management and storage well managed it must be remembered that it’s an ongoing process. The Practice Managers Association [read more]


The importance of medication management

18th June 2018

The RCGP says that GPs and patients must work together better to ensure proper medication management is achieved JAMA – the Journal for American Medical Associates – published last week a report entitled Prevalence of [read more]

Finance and funding

How much should we spend on the NHS?

15th June 2018

The BMJ asks: after 70 years, how much should we be spending on the NHS – and how will we pay for it? With the NHS celebrating its 70th birthday this year, the medical community [read more]


Live Well: promoting health and wellbeing

13th June 2018

Live Well is a new initiative in Essex, focused on patient education, which seeks to support and promote health and wellbeing and is the combined work of Essex County Council and Clinical Commissioning Groups and other [read more]