Staying merry this Christmas

4th December 2018

It’s the time of goodwill but, sometimes, the fun can go too far. As party season approaches, Alan Price, chief of operations officer of HR specialists Peninsula Group, gives practice managers some advice on ensuring [read more]

The wellbeing checklist

4th December 2018

Taking a break from work is vital for your mental and physical wellbeing, says Westfield Health’s Director of Wellbeing, Richard Holmes. As we approach the busy Christmas period he explains why it’s important to switch [read more]

Coping with negative feedback

3rd December 2018

Bouncing back after a setback can be tough, says CityCV career expert Victoria McLean. She offers some strategies to help you cope with negative feedback Life as a practice manager is challenging. It’s a fact [read more]

Get social: Managing staff in the digital age

7th November 2018

Social media usage has increased exponentially over the last decade and shows no hint of slowing down. As the health sector continually adapts to medical technology, new IT systems and greater system interconnectivity, so too [read more]

Specialist knowledge

23rd June 2017

Q. What signs are there currently that the practice manager (PM) role is becoming more specialised? A. I’ve been involved in recruitment at several practices recently where each practice has been looking for something different [read more]

Event: Practice Managers Association conference

24th April 2017

This year’s Practice Managers Association conference and exhibition takes place on June 22 at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester and will focus on the theme of business transformation in the GP practice. Keynote speakers will include Dr [read more]