Significant event audit is a formal way of analysing and learning from incidents at your practice, writes the MDU's Dr Sally Old.
What is social prescribing and can it help practices to reduce workload?
Accountant Katie Collin explains what practices need to know about VAT and primary care networks.
Practices in England are required to allow direct booking of appointments from NHS 111 under the new GP contract. Medeconomics explains how this should work.
Download this checklist to help your practice plan its work for the QOF quality improvement domain's end-of-life care module.
Download this checklist to help your practice plan its work for the QOF quality improvement domain's prescribing safety module.
Details of the enhanced service for minor surgery.
A summary of what is involved in the learning disabilities health check scheme ES for England.
MDU medico-legal adviser Dr Ellie Mein provides advice on redacting information from medical records when complying with subject access requests or providing patients with access to their full online records.
This checklist can help ensure you have processes in place for online access to records and prepare for the new contract requirement that all patients should have access to their full record online from April 2020.
The new GP contract in England has a number of digital requirements - this article offers tips on how to increase uptake of online services in your practice.
Specialist accountant Laurence Slavin highlights the financial issues that practices will need to consider as they set up primary care networks.
The state-backed indemnity scheme for GPs began on 1 April. Medeconomics explains what it covers and highlights issues practices should be aware of.
There are a number of changes to vaccinations under the new GP contract in England from April 2019 - including a new MMR catch-up campaign.
A summary of the network contract DES that applies for 2019/20 in England.
NHS England and the BMA have published further details of the GP contract, including the service specification for the network contract DES and the template primary care network agreement.
Changes to the QOF under the GP contract for 2019/20 will remove 'unnecessary indicators' and introduce a new quality improvement domain.
Medeconomics looks at what practices will need to do for the QOF end-of-life care module in 2019/20, which makes up half of the framework's new quality improvement domain.
The new end-of-life care quality improvement module in the QOF for 2019/20 aims to improve the care patients and their carers receive. How can practices demonstrate they are doing this?
As part of the new quality improvement domain in the 2019/20 QOF, practices are required to engage in network peer review to share and discuss learning from their activities.
The new prescribing safety quality improvement module of the 2019/20 QOF aims to reduce potential harm to patients by ensuring those taking certain medicines are properly monitored.
Under the new GP contract in England a new quality improvement domain has been introduced to the QOF. Medeconomics looks at what practices will need to do for the prescribing safety module.
One practice that has launched a triage app explains how they use the system day to day and offers advice to other practices considering this approach.
A written agreement, negotiated and finalised in advance of the locum session, ensures both parties know what is expected.
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