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How can practices tap into sustainable solutions to today’s workload pressures?

Friday 11th August 2017

GP shortages, outdated IT equipment, inadequate premises and a funding crisis. All familiar headlines for the NHS, underpinned by a rapidly increasing workload for most GP practices.  Undoubtedly, there are significant challenges ahead. But behind the headlines, pioneering work is already going on as practices look to technology to help futureproof the NHS and ensure the service can survive in the long term. So where are the quick wins for practices looking to improve quality and...

Wed, 31 May 2017
A 5,000-patient branch practice has been forced to plan its closure after failing to recruit new GPs for vacant positions.
Wed, 24 May 2017
The NHS aspires to provide the safest, most effective healthcare in the world. But every year a small number of patients are harmed, sometimes fatally, in incidents that could have been prevented, Anne Ward Platt explains.
Tue, 23 May 2017
See your practice praised in the next Management In Practice - enter the MIP List 2017 now!
Mon, 22 May 2017
Over 2,000 GPs providing care for more than 3 million patients could be lost to the NHS if their status is not protected during Brexit negotiations, the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has warned.
Fri, 19 May 2017
The Conservative Party election manifesto pledges £8bn and seven-day GP access across England by 2019 – one year earlier than their 2015 promise.
Wed, 17 May 2017
A place of health and wellbeing, your GP Surgery needs to be a safe haven and one important factor of that is reducing the fire risk and preparing for the worst.