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Surviving strange times: the epicentre of coronavirus advice

“We live in strange times. We also live in strange places.” Those words of Douglas Adams, author of the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, seem more profound than ever before in these days of the coronavirus pandemic. The world as we know it has been turned upside down incredibly quickly – especially for healthcare professionals –

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Free eLearning modules for practice teams during COVID-19

The Government has moved into phase two, the ‘delay’ phase of its fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and has this week issued a statement that people should, where possible, enter a period of self-isolation. With latest reported figures of 11,658 confirmed cases in the UK and 578 deaths* – it’s clear there is an

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Resource centre – Coronavirus (Covid-19)

March 18, 2020, by in Coronavirus

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We understand that working in primary care you are the first port of call for many of the patients looking for answers in the current crisis. Time is of the essence and you are fighting to do a fantastic job in very trying circumstances – just when you thought your day to day PM role

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Coronavirus and telephone triage

With the increasing concern about COVID-19, what should practices be doing to protect themselves against coronavirus? Telephone triage has been suggested as one possible way to minimise potential contact with COVID-19, but will it really work? For practices that don’t currently operate a telephone-triage system, one thing to bear in mind is the level of

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HR and H&S Updates – February 2020

HR and H&S Updates

A summary of the HR and H&S updates issued in February 2020. HR Updates Amber alerts Whistleblowing nurse unfairly dismissed Professor forced to retire at 69 discriminated against Harassment and constructive unfair dismissal of female driver

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Do you hit the target with marketing communication?

February 13, 2020, by in News

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For cash-strapped GP practices, maximising every income generation opportunity is an absolute must. Whether it’s increasing revenue from extended and enhanced services, maximising QOF points or building a practice list, your patients hold the key to financial success. But just how do you ensure people know about your services and, hopefully, use them? The answer

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HR and H&S Updates – January 2019

HR and H&S Updates

A summary of the HR and H&S updates issued in February 2019. HR Updates Red alerts Statutory sick pay rate – 6th April 2020 Family friendly benefits statutory rates – 5th April 2020 National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage rates – 1st April 2020 Amber alerts The purpose of an Investigator Green alerts Falling

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