The BMA has produced guidance for GPs and their practices covering all aspects relating to confidentiality of patient information and medical records.
CQC provider handbook for GP practices. Mythbusters from Nigel Sparrow, the CQC’s Senior National GP Advisor.
A dedicated area for GP practices covering up-to-date guidance on service delivery, premises, staffing and partnerships.
The GPC will shortly be issuing guidance that will provide a clear and consistent message for GPs/practices relating to their obligations under the GDPR. In order to make sure that practices receive the most up-to-date information, YORLMC will only be providing training once this guidance has been released. In the meantime an interim update is available here.
NHS England published the General Practice Forward View (GPFV) on 21 April 2016, setting out a programme of support for general practice over the next five years.
GPC England has concluded negotiations with NHS Employers and reached an agreement on changes to the GP contract for 2017/18.
YORLMC Ltd cannot provide individual GPs or practices with legal or financial advice. However YORLMC offers all its constituents access to a range of legal services.
It is becoming increasingly clear General Practice locally and nationally will need to develop a new model of practices working together both to remain strong and viable but also to create a level playing field as we are encouraged to work together with other larger elements of Health and Social care.
GMS Regulations, PMS Regulations, and more.
YORLMC has put together a document to help raise awareness/inform practices of the requirements set out in the NHS Standard contract for 16/17 & 17/18 that have been designed to reduce inappropriate bureaucratic workload shift onto GP practices from secondary care
Information about how to access current occupational health services and an overview of the revised arrangements expected to be in place from Spring 2018
The BMA’s guidance on Overseas Visitors and Primary Care and the BMA’s guidance on Patient Registration for GP Practices.
This bulletin highlights: the importance of GPs in partnership entering into a written partnership agreement prepared with the benefit of appropriately qualified legal and accountancy advice. NB: The information in this guidance is in the process of being updated.
YORLMC continues to share the concerns that practices are expressing at the level of service that is being provided by PCSE.
Removal of patients from your practice list (including immediate removal reasons of violence and abusive behaviour)
YORLMC has produced guidance for practices relating to the above
Guidance re Commercial Weight Management organisations.
Current guidance on the Workforce Minimum Data Set (WMDS)