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Sunday 19 November 2017

Alison Moore

Alison Moore is a Freelance Journalist and writer specialising in healthcare. 

Articles by this author

Fri 22 April
Fri 22 April
The government has announced that it will be providing a ‘rescue package’ to help ease the burden on general practice’s shoulders. But until this comes into force practices across the UK have had to look at other ways to solve the heavy workload faced by surgeries and their teams
Mon 8 February
Mon 8 February
Patients’ non-medical needs are being brought to the forefront of general practice, and some surgeries across the UK are doing their best to ensure these requirements are met
Fri 23 October
Fri 23 October
General practices are treating an increasing number of patients from overseas. While it can be challenging for the team to tackle both the language and cultural barriers that arise, it is being done with success and sensitivity across the UK
Mon 3 August
Mon 3 August
The Prime Minister’s Challenge Fund has received a mixed response across the country. Here we look at several practices that have taken on the task
Tue 24 February
Tue 24 February
Working in general practice has never been an easy option but during the last few years it has become even harder for everyone, from GPs to receptionists. What can practice managers do to strengthen their teams?
Thu 15 May
Thu 15 May
With practice managers taking on ever greater roles and responsibilities, are the existing qualifications and traditional entry routes sufficient for the demands of the job?
Tue 4 March
Tue 4 March
With quality and outcomes framework points reducing in certain areas, practices may find they have more time but may need to identify new streams of income
Mon 25 November
Mon 25 November
There have been many changes to the vaccination schedules this year, but where does this leave practices? Health journalist Alison Moore explains...
Fri 30 August
Fri 30 August
Patient access to primary care services is an issue which never goes away, but it has become more heated in recent months as pressure on emergency services has increased