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Friday 16 November 2018

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How our practice saved 1,300 hours of GP time a year by improving correspondence management

Friday 9th November 2018

A myriad of letters flow into GP practices every day, consuming a large part of the team’s time.
Dr Andrew Venning, a GP partner at Cricketfield Surgery in Devon, worked with his team to create a system that would help his practice save time on reviewing correspondence.
The new way of working was introduced just over a year ago and has since helped the practice save on average 25 hours per week of GP time, which roughly equates to 1,300 hours a...