When patients make complaints direct to NHSE practices will receive a letter from NHSE requesting a response within three working days. This is often not practically possible to achieve, as many clinicians may be involved, and advice may need to sought from indemnity providers. We have discussed this with NHSE, and they have acknowledged that practices may not be able to provide a detailed response in their requested time scale. Thus practices are asked to provide a short response initially, which acknowledges receipt of the complaint, and sets out an expected timeframe for a full response.
From time to time NHS Engalnd go through a process of validating the dispensing lists of practices. NHS England will write to your...
Schools frequently request information from GPs regarding a child’s health conditions, their absence from school, or to certify that...
Dear %recipient.firstname%, NHSE are consulting regarding "Items which should not be routinely prescribed in primary care" including;...
In March NHSE published guidance regarding the prescribing of OTC medications. This guidance suggests that the NHS could save £100m per...
Recent CQC visits to practices, and post-payment visits (PPVs) by CCG and NHSE have highlighted that there are wide differences from...
The CQC published its State of Care report recently, which is an annual assessment of health and social care in England. The report...
The LMC has heard many concerns from practices that the level of service for children has significantly reduced since the development of...
Collaborative arrangements The NHS Act obliges NHS bodies to provide advice to statutory bodies in relation to social services,...
NHS England have asked the LMC to advise practices about what is expected with regard to provision of practice leaflets. The content of...
Since April 2018, CCGs have been required to provide IG advice and DPO support to practices. The new GP contract announced that this...
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