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June 3, 2020

Please see the attached summary of the NHSE/I updated standard operating procedure (SOP) for general practice in the context of coronavirus (COVID-19).

May 20, 2020

  A Practice Guide to the GP Contract Agreement 2020/21

 PCN DES Update

 Investment and evolution:

A Five-year framework for GP contract reform to implement The NHS Long Term Plan.

This guide is a ‘special’ update on the detail of the PCN DES and is an addition to the...

April 30, 2020

We've pulled together resources to support you, so you can do your best for your patients, this includes FAQs which will be updated regularly. As there are issues that are specific to sessional GPs, I've included some of the more frequent ones I've come across below...

April 22, 2020

Please find below a link to the new revised BMA resource on verification of death, death certification and cremations view link here

April 21, 2020

Government takes further action to support bus and lorry drivers who are keeping the country moving.

Temporary change applies to drivers whose licences are due to expire or have expired since 1 January 2020 read more

March 24, 2020

Dear Practice Manager

We are limiting our correspondence to practices during this urgent crisis.  If you have any queries in the meantime, please do contact us through the normal channels telephone 01244 313 483 or email

Best wishes and stay sa...

March 24, 2020

We have had to make the difficult decision to cancel the upcoming programme until further notice. We will keep your names on the database and hopefully contact you in the future to rearrange the programme.
Best wishes
Stay safe.


March 23, 2020

Dear colleagues, as you know the Special Conference of English LMCs was held this week to discuss the outcome of national negotiations and the contract agreement. The motions at the special conference focused on a wide range of contract related issues, including pay tr...

March 18, 2020

The UK has now moved from the containment to the delay phase of response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and new guidance has been issued (links below). The RCGP, BMA and RCN are interpreting this in the context of general practice, including the out of hours setti...

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You may have seen a lot of coverage today on personal health budgets, we responded to this story over the weekend with this statement.


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