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Primary Care Weekly News Roundup 13th May 2022

By First Practice Management / 13 May, 2022

A weekly roundup of all the important news GP practices need to know

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Keeping Meds Safe: Monitoring Temperatures On the Move

By First Practice Management / 11 May, 2022

Transporting medicines and vaccines in vehicles risks exposing temperature controlled drugs to extremes of temperature, which can rapidly reduce their efficacy. Monitoring specialists Remote Monitoring Ltd have developed a new and flexible solution developed to match individual requirements.

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Policy Updates - Week Commencing 9th May 2022

By First Practice Management / 11 May, 2022

First Practice Management members can access a comprehensive and invaluable selection of sample documents in the Policies and Procedure Library.

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GPs Struggle to refer patients for Mental Health Services

By Survindar Chahal / 10 May, 2022

A survey has found that two thirds of GPs are providing specialist mental health support and struggling to secure help for patients.

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New Finance Webinar: Partnership Issues and Disputes

By Jonathan Finch / 10 May, 2022

The date for the next free finance webinar in our series will be Tuesday 24th May at 11am, where our financial expert Phil Harnby will discuss Partnership Issues and Disputes. These sessions are open to all, so sign up now!

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Primary Care Weekly News Roundup 6th May 2022

By First Practice Management / 06 May, 2022

A weekly roundup of all the important news GP practices need to know

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Detoxifying the Workplace: GMC Seeks Proposal Feedback

By Jonathan Finch / 04 May, 2022

For the first time in a decade, the General Medical Council has updated the advice contained within their Good Medical Practice guidelines. Now they’re asking for feedback via three specially tailored surveys.

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May the 4th (and Mindfulness) Be With You!

By Survindar Chahal / 04 May, 2022

Second only to Ed Balls Day, May the 4th is now an annual fixture in the social media calendar, with an almost inexhaustible list of ‘May the 4th be with you” puns thrown in for some light comedy values and a jovial weblink. Here are a few things that the sci-fi epic can teach us about management in the modern day practice…

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Secret Diary of a PM: The Things We Say...

By Anonymous Blogger / 03 May, 2022

Our anonymous Practice Manager diarist gives us their thoughts on the things we say to our patients and the potential consequences.

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Primary Care Weekly News Roundup 29th April 2022

By First Practice Management / 29 April, 2022

A weekly roundup of all the important news GP practices need to know

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Digital Access to Patients' GP Records Delayed

By Jonathan Finch / 27 April, 2022

The date for allowing patients to view their own full GP records through the digital NHS app has been delayed again, to July 2022, according to some LMCs. We look at what has happened to date, and what might happen next.

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Study Shows Free Veteran-Friendly GP Practices Scheme Leads to More Effective Care

By First Practice Management / 27 April, 2022

The Royal College of GPs and NHS England are encouraging GP practices to become ‘Veteran-Friendly Accredited’ after a new evaluation by the University of Chester revealed that it leads to better healthcare for veterans and is recommended by 99% of practice staff.

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Net Zero in NHS Procurement

By Jonathan Finch / 26 April, 2022

From April 1st this year, NHSE began applying its net-zero carbon aims - and its social value priorities - to all commissioning and purchase of goods and services.

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May 2022 awareness calendar

By First Practice Management / 25 April, 2022

It's that time again! We've put together a handy awareness days calendar detailing some of the key days coming up in May 2022, with hyperlinks where available.

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Primary Care Weekly News Roundup 18th April 2022

By First Practice Management / 22 April, 2022

A weekly roundup of all the important news GP practices need to know

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Finance Webinar No 3 – Financial Forecasting

By Jonathan Finch / 20 April, 2022

Our next free finance session will be held on Thursday 28th April at 2pm on the topic of Financial Forecasting. In it, our financial guru Phil Harnby will give us all the inside information on how to forecast your practice finances like a pro.

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Practice GPs asked to join hospital wards rounds

By Survindar Chahal / 20 April, 2022

Nottinghamshire GPs have been asked by their CCG to set aside time to accompany hospital GPs on ward rounds and assist in discharging patients. This comes as the two local hospital trusts, as well as the East Midlands ambulance service, are in 'very challenging conditions,' according to an email issued to Nottinghamshire GPs.

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Will You Invest in Our Planet This Earth Day?

By Jonathan Finch / 19 April, 2022

The theme for Earth Day 2022 is “Invest in Our Planet” and this year it is happening on Friday April 22nd. With our handy advice, toolkits and resource links for primary care, what investment will you and your practice make this Earth Day?

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RemoteM Case Study: Health Care First

By First Practice Management / 13 April, 2022

Case study: when a multi-site GP practice in West Yorkshire needed to upgrade their refrigerator monitoring system, RemoteM's Out of Temperature Alarm System provided the perfect solution. Now fridge temperatures are monitored remotely with data automatically uploaded to the cloud.

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Employee Voice: one of the most underestimated tools in a PMs toolbox?

By Samantha Rigby / 12 April, 2022

Giving a voice to your employees is one of the most powerful things a manager can do. It's an underutilised tool available to all practice managers, so our HR expert Samantha Rigby explores what it is, how you can use it and the benefits that it can bring to your staff.

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