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Practice development

'I have put my heart and soul into the practice'

Thursday 3rd August 2017

Ann Neville decided to move into practice management in 2014 after her father fell ill with dementia. Just three years later, she has rectified major problems with access, introduced a workable system for visits and created a risk register that is giving pre-emptive advice to patients who might develop diabetes.  
Her practice, Darwen Healthcare in Lancashire, has nine GPs, 38 practice staff and a list of 12,500. 
Ms Neville has been commended by her peers for...

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See your practice praised in the next Management In Practice - enter the MIP List 2017 now!