Corporate-level compliance

18th June 2019

Primary care providers are growing larger, so how does the CQC work with these new corporate entities? Practice Business investigates Primary care is seeing a growth in the number of large-scale ‘corporate’ providers, managing services [read more]

Choosing the right charity partner

25th March 2019

Many practices support local charities to raise necessary funds for local projects, but how do you know if the charity you’re supporting is legit? Jane Hobson, head of guidance and practice at the Charity Commission, [read more]

The importance of medical defence

25th March 2019

Dr Rob Hendry, medical director at the Medical Protection Society, explains why medical defence is still important for GPs – and their practices – even after the introduction of state-backed indemnity This is an edited [read more]

Secrets to a successful safeguarding strategy

18th July 2017

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]