Capita’s services continue to decline

26th January 2018

The BMA has pledged to support GPs who take legal action to rectify underpayments and errors resulting from Capita’s primary care support services BMA GPs committee chair Richard Vautrey has written to NHS England chief [read more]

Ensuring a successful practice restructure

24th January 2018

Healthcare is under pressure. When operational capabilities are outgrown by demand it might be time to think about a restructure. What this means for your practice depends on its particular needs but, regardless of the [read more]

The private vs NHS GP question

23rd January 2018

The private vs NHS GP question has been picked up by the media, with headlines such as ‘NHS England to investigate ‘questionable’ private GP services’ painting a negative picture of what could be a positive [read more]

Workforce being ‘flogged to death’

19th January 2018

Winter crisis creating an ‘extremely stressful’ and impacting primary care, with the CQC suspending routine inspections of well-performing GP practices Doctors have told the BMA of patients being stripped of their dignity and a workforce being [read more]

Appointment no-shows are wasting vital nurse time

15th January 2018

CREDIT: This story was first seen in the Northumberland Gazette An under-pressure medical group is losing nearly a week of nurse time each month due to patients failing to attend appointments, the Northumberland Gazette reports. Coquet [read more]

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