Home Menu

Ongoing Issues With NHSPS

Ian Hume, GPC Policy Lead, has recently sent a letter out to practices regarding the ongoing issues that practices are experiencing with NHSPS.

To view or download this letter please click on the link above.

Related guidance...

Quality First- Enabling Practices to Provide Excellent Care

BMA GPC has been doing excellent work to reduce the burden of work that practices face every day. One of the initiatives which has...

Outpatient prescription requests

Dear %recipient.firstname%, For many years GPs and the LMC have requested that hospital specialist provide legible and comprehensive...

Prescribing Antivirals to Patients in Care Homes

Practices are NOT required to prescribe antivirals to patients in care homes at risk of influenza The LMC has provided guidance...

BMA Calls Ballot on List Closure

At the LMC Conference in May, the following motion was passed: - That conference believes that the GP Forward View is failing to...

Occupational Health Medicals

Dear %recipient.firstname%, When performing employment medicals GPs do not have to express an opinion about whether a patient is fit to...

NHSE complaints

When patients make complaints direct to NHSE practices will receive a letter from NHSE requesting a response within three working days....

COVID-19

The Lincolnshire LMC is actively working with CCGs, NHS England, EMAS, Public Health & many other organisations regarding COVID-19. We...

NHS Health Checks

In July this year the NHS Health Check software was procured by Lincolnshire County Council from an organisation called Health...

Safeguarding reports and meetings

CCGs have recently received a letter from NHS England reminding them of their duty to fund GP time when preparing reports for...

Firearms update Jan 2019

Dear %recipient.firstname%, Firearms Licencing- January 2019 update Lincolnshire police's policy of 'no medical report, no licence'...