22 July 2012

New Guidance for GP trainees and trainers

Please note that there is a new guidance on the BMA's website called 'Guide to a session for GP trainees and trainers'.

This guidance note has been drafted to replace the previous "Guide to a Session" (January 2009) and has been produced by the GP trainees subcommittee in conjunction with COGPED.

Link to Guide to a session for GP trainees and trainers.

LMC July Newsletter....

is now available here.

Includes:
District Nursing Update
Revalidation/Appraisal Information
PCT Owned Premises.....

Latest Pension Update


Please find below a message from the Chair of BMA Council, Dr Mark Porter, about BMA Council's pension decision last week:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0KQjoLzriI&feature=youtu.be

Latest GPC News....

Contents Include: Click here for full document

Agency Workers Regulations guidance
Clinical commissioning groups and membership
Control of asbestos regulations
CQC registration
Flu immunisation programme - patient leaflets
GMC guidance: Continuing professional development
Guidance on identifying services that should not be provided by GPs
Focus on hepatitis B immunisations
Locum GP handbook
NAO report on the management of adult diabetes service in the NHS
Negotiating team 2012
NHS 111 services - Strategic health authority (SHA) leads
NHS pensions
PIP silicone breast implants
QOF FAQs
QOF smoking indicator business rule update
Reimbursement of GP trainee travel expenses
Request for patient information by PCTs - risk stratification
The General Practice Extraction Service (GPES) - England only
Vaccine update - June 2012

Focus on Hepatitis B Immunisations

The GPC has produced further guidance around this confusing issue....
See
here for document