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How our practice identified an extra 150 diabetes patients in two years

Wednesday 15th May 2019

Kamaldeep Sahota, operational manager at King Edwards Medical Centre in London, explains how his practice dramatically improved its ability to recognise patients at risk of becoming diabetic 
 
A few years ago, King Edwards Medical Centre in Barking, east London, was struggling to identify pre-diabetic patients.
 
The problem was shared by other practices in the area, encouraging NHS Barking and Dagenham CCG to introduce a new initiative in...

Thu, 3 May 2007
Health professionals believe obese patients require more information and guidance
Tue, 1 May 2007
As the primary care landscape changes following recent proposals for expansion and greater services, astute individuals and teams are taking the opportunity to expand their horizons. One such individual is Dr Peter Godbehere, who, together with several other local practices, formed a private business providing additional health services. He explains why and how they did it
Tue, 1 May 2007
Does music have a part to play in GP surgeries? Can it help soothe patients and promote harmony in the practice? Or would musicians strumming away next to anxious patients provoke only discord and earache? A pilot project in Bristol allowed musicians to give live performances to patients in waiting rooms. This Management in Practice report asks: is this a sound idea?
Fri, 27 Apr 2007
BMJ study finds disparity of physical health between occupational classes
Tue, 17 Apr 2007
Consultant spokesman welcomes opportunity for primary and secondary care teams to work together
Fri, 13 Apr 2007
Apnee Sehat project to address high incidence of health problems in South Asian Warwickshire population receives funding