08 February 2015

Public Health England - Tamiflu prescribing

A number of GPs have been asked to assess and prescribe Tamiflu prophylaxis to patients in nursing and care homes by Public Health. This has been accepted in Birmingham as a service outwith the normal GMS/PMS contract and the BMA/GPC’s view is that this work can be declined.

See letter to Public Health England from the BMA

GP News from the Chair...

latest (12th February 2015) edition available here.

GPC Roadshow....

this will be held on 31st March 2015 and is open to all GPs. The speaker this year will be the Chair of the GPC, Chaand Nagpaul.

here for more details

Latest LMC minutes available..

...the January 2015 minutes have now been agreed and are available here