Medeconomics provides details of changes to the QOF for 2020/21.
A radical overhaul of the way practices in England are paid for vaccinations – the most significant change to the system in 30 years – is to begin from this April under the GP contract.
Requirements for primary care networks (PCNs) from April have been significantly scaled back and funding increased to cover the full cost of hiring staff into additional roles.
Medeconomics highlights the latest guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19) for GP practices - including new advice on healthcare workers who have travelled to specified areas.
Practices should ideally check and update their business continuity plan annually. This checklist can help ensure you've covered the key issues.
All practices should have a disaster recovery or business continuity plan. Medeconomics explains how to prioritise services and assess risks for inclusion in your plan and highlights useful resources.
This business continuity plan can be downloaded and adapted for use in your practice.
Advice on how practice managers within a primary care network could collaborate on practice policies and processes, including business continuity, data protection, safeguarding, complaints and IT systems.
The new Medeconomics Live conference aims to help practices boost income, ease workload and improve patient care under the five-year GP contract.