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SESSIONAL GENERAL PRACTITIONERS

The LMC represents all GPs that work within the Newcastle and North Tyneside areas.

The General Practitioners Committee (GPC) has a sub-committee to address issues affecting sessional GPs; the northern region elected representative on this committee is Dr Paula Wright. Dr Wright’s contact details are available here. Full details of the sub-committee’s activities can be accessed on the GPC’s website.

Flu Vaccination for GP Locums

NHSmail for Sessional GPs

BMA Guidance for Sessional GPs

Locum Employer’s Pension Contributions - GPC Guidance: March 2013

The North East Sessional GP Group (NESG) is the local sessional GP support group. The NESG website address is http://www.nesg.org.uk/

Below is a link to a video welcoming GPs to sessional work in the north east and orientating them to what there is by way of support.
 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2Ma_ayQ4xI&t=399s
 
There are also 2 others videos which may be of interest which explain the findings of recent NESG surveys
2015
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZnY97ayGjw&t=7s
2016
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ac-9mYbE-W8&t=32s