24 March 2013

CQC fees announced......

please see here for the final fees payable for CQC registration.

Tables 4 & 5 are applicable to GP practices

New DESs Specifications....

are now available for the new 4 DESs:

1. RISK PROFILING AND CARE MANAGEMENT SCHEME
2. FACILITATING TIMELY DIAGNOSIS AND SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE WITH DEMENTIA
3. REMOTE CARE MONITORING (PREPARATION) SCHEME
4. IMPROVING PATIENT ONLINE ACCESS

See http://www.commissioningboard.nhs.uk/resources/resource-primary/

Letter to all GPs from GPC Chair...

see here

Latest GPC News..... Mar 2013

Contents Include: Click here for full document

A strategic approach to shaping the future of general practice
Annual report
Contraceptive implants enhanced service
Contract changes
Correction – PGDs
Display Energy Certificates
DWP Fit Note guidance
Error in the 2012/13 QOF guidance for indicator OST1
Focus on excessive prescribing guidance update
Francis report
GMS / PMS Regulations
GPC meeting
Injury benefit
Information Commissioner’s office – advisory visits to GP practices
and more....

QoF Guidance 2013-14....

is now available here.