Before the full PM Salary Survey results are released later this week, let’s take an inside look at some of the comments you shared with us, looking at everything from asking for a pay rise and never-ending emails to increased collaborative working and Primary Care Networks.
This month we are showcasing the fantastic things Phoenix Famiy Care are doing in their communities and the services they’re particularly proud of.
This week we have a bumper package of policies tailored to the needs of GP practice managers.
It’s beginning to look at lot like Christmas! We asked our FPM Connect members what their perfect Christmas day would look like. We also have some gift ideas for your staff!
Our Policy and Procedure Library is constantly being updated in line with the changes and developments to policy and law that affect primary care. The documents are easy to pick up and use, meaning you can tailor them to the unique needs of your practice with minimum fuss.
The General Election is just around the corner and General Practice and the NHS have been a key political battleground throughout the campaign. FPM has taken an in-depth look at the main parties’ promises relating to the NHS and Primary Care to help clear up some of the political fog.
A series of HR-related documents have been updated on a wide variety of topics, from our sample Job Application Form to letters for use during staff members’ probation periods. Don’t forget to take a look at our recent article on how to tackle Common HR Issues this Winter for more useful HR tips.
Cold weather and festivities bring new HR challenges with them. In this article we explore some of the problems that practices often face over the festive season.
This week’s updated FPM policy documents include a very useful HR-related resource for organising maternity leave.
It's that time of year again - the prestigious FPM Practice Management Salary Survey is back!
This week’s updated FPM policy documents include a very useful HR-related resource for managing poor work performance issues.
At FPM we are always keen to celebrate the amazing work Primary Care teams do for their patients. That’s why we’re starting a new feature that showcases the fantastic things GP Practices are doing in their communities and the services they’re particularly proud of.
As we get ready for 2020, FPM has uploaded Holiday Record Organisers for next year to our Policies and Procedure Library. Download them now to get ahead of staff requests for holidays and make sure you’re prepared for the year ahead.
Our Removal of Patient from List Policy and Shared Parental Leave Policy are the latest documents to be updated in our Policy Library. FPM works with Practice Managers to make sure we provide the most up-to-date information to members.
We know that GP practices are under constant pressure to implement new initiatives and ease the pressure of patient demand in primary care, often relying on limited services and resources.
It’s that time of year again! As October is the spookiest season of the year and Halloween is approaching, we want to share five horrifying leadership issues every practice manager should avoid this year.
Our Confidentiality Policy and Summarising Patients’ Notes Procedure are the latest documents to be updated in our Policy Library. FPM works with Practice Managers to make sure we provide the most up-to-date information to members.
Our Transfer Patient Records (To/From Another Practice) Protocol has been updated to reflect the ongoing efforts to digitise Lloyd George patient records by 2022, part of the five-year GMS contract agreement.
Every GP practice manager works under unique circumstances, but education and experience are two key factors to unlocking success in primary care. An ILM-accredited professional management certification can provide the skills and knowledge to boost your career.
This week we are highlighting the addition of a Paramedic Practitioner job description and person specification to the Job Descriptions and Person Specification Library.