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Bulletins

CLMC Bulletin 408 - 26.11.19 including:

  • Legal Action Against NHS Property Services
  • Patient Access to Records Online Guidance
  • PCNs – Clinical Pharmacists and ARRS
  • PCNs – Network Agreements
  • PCNs - Social Prescriber Costs
  • Pensions Tax Payment for 2019/20
  • PCSE – Pension and Performers List Bulletins
  • Enhancing Shared Parental Leave
  • Amendment of Fluoxetine 30mg Capsules Serious Shortage Protocol (SSP)
  • Pharmacy Contract Changes
  • LMC England Conference
  • Write to Your MP to Ensure the Next Government Hears Doctors’ Voices
  • Position Statement on Screening
  • Prescribing Costs for 2018-19 Published
  • BMA Launch New Website
  • Women in Academic Medicine survey
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 407 - 12.11.19 including:

  • BMA Health Manifesto
  • NHS and GP Pressures
  • LMC England Conference Agenda
  • Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Report into NHS Property Services Service Charges
  • 2019/20 Flu Vaccine Supply
  • Medicine Shortages: PPV and MMR Vaccine
  • Withdrawal of Serious Shortage Protocol for Fluoxetine 10mg Capsule
  • Wessex Model for Workforce Exchange - webinar
  • Remote Prescribing High Level Principles
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 406 - 05.11.19 including:

  • Annual QOF Report for England
  • QOF 19/20 Exception Code after 2 Invitations
  • How Medical Records are Accessed by Solicitors
  • Shortage of Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine
  • Supply Alerts for Seroxat, Opicapone and Mitomycin-C Injection
  • Withdrawal of Serious Shortage Protocol for Fluoxetine 10mg Capsule
  • Medicine Shortages Put GP Funding at Risk
  • Support for PCN Clinical Directors
  • Establishing Clinical Pharmacy in a PCN - Regional Events
  • PCSE: What’s Your Experience?
  • Fighting Unfunded Transfer of Work
  • Outpatients Sent Back to GPs
  • Cameron Fund Christmas Appeal
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 405 - 29.10.19 including:

  • NHS Practitioner Health
  • Flu Immunisation for Practice Staff
  • Supply issue with the Flu Nasal Vaccine
  • PCN Clinical Pharmacists - extension to transfer deadline
  • PCN Conference 2020
  • Social Prescribing Academy Launched
  • Rules on IR35 are Changing
  • CCG - Practice Agreement for the Provision and Receipt of Digital Services in General Practice
  • Rollout of Electronic Prescription Services
  • NAO Investigation into Pre-School Vaccinations
  • Interim Findings of the Vaccinations and Immunisations Review
  • Supply Alerts for Seroxat (paroxetine), Opicapone and Mitomycin-C Injection
  • Withdrawal of Serious Shortage Protocol for fluoxetine 10mg (Ref: SSP01)
  • GMC Support for GPs as Specialists
  • General Practice Under Pressure - GMC workforce report published
  • Medical Students in General Practice Underfunded
  • GPC Newsletter
  • Sessional GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 404 - 22.10.19 including:

  • Safeguarding Training Update
  • Transfer of Clinical Pharmacists to the PCN DES
  • Flu Nasal Vaccine Supply Issue
  • Local GP Support Programme (LGPSP)
  • Community Pharmacy Consultation Service (CPCS)
  • Implementation of 2019/20 GMS Contract Commitments
  • PCSE Surveys
  • PCSE GP Bulletin
  • Medicine Supply Issues
  • Publication of Report into Sexism and Sexual Harassment at the BMA
  • CQC State of Health Report
  • Queen’s Speech 2019
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 403 - 15.10.19 including:

  • Flu Vaccinations: general practice and pharmacy interface
  • ACTION REQUIRED: RPOS and sharing of email addresses
  • Pharmacy Contract Changes
  • Primary Care Networks Survey
  • Respond to the NHS Pension Scheme Consultation
  • Locum Guidance on Pension Annualisation
  • GDPR and SAR: update on the provision of medical records to solicitors
  • Learning Disability Registers
  • Medicine Shortages
  • STPs and ICSs Guidance
  • Sunday Mirror Campaign
  • Decline in GP Pay
  • BMA Response to No-Deal Readiness Report
  • NHS App Campaign
  • CMO Report on Childhood Obesity
  • Vacancy for New Member on GMC
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 402 - 08.10.19 including:

  • Primary Care Network Package
  • GMS and PMS Amendment Regulations
  • Medicine Shortages
  • Flu Vaccination Leaflets in Various Languages
  • Online Consultant Guidance
  • Babylon GP at Hand Planned Expansion
  • PCSE Surveys
  • Debt and Mental Health Form (DMHEF)
  • Registration to the MHRA Central Alerting System (CAS)
  • Practices and Overseas Visitor Charging
  • The Stress of Pensions, Updating Records and TRS Statements
  • National Dynamic Purchasing System Events
  • GPC NEwsletter

CLMC Bulletin 401 – 01.10.19 including:

  • Primary Care Network Package launch
  • Capita - Incorrectly Archived Records
  • New regulations on notifications of death
  • Firearms guidance and flowchart
  • Statement from regulators on online primary care services
  • Equality matters
  • Benefits for mixed aged pensioner couples
  • Updated DWP guidance for GPs
  • New online procurement tool
  • GP Retention Scheme
  • Forensic and secure environments committee elections
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 400 – 24.09.19 including:

  • Primary Care Network Addresses
  • Primary Care Network Premises Requirements for Additional Workforce
  • Indemnifying Flu Vaccines for Staff
  • Inability to Log On to Access the Total Reward Statement
  • EMIS issues
  • GP Investment Report
  • NHS Payments to General Practice
  • Cervical Screening Capita Incident
  • Recognition of GPs as Specialists by GMC
  • Fire Arms Consultation Response
  • New Medical School
  • Integrated Urgent Care: Direct Booking Roadshow
  • Opioid Prescriptions
  • No Deal Brexit Warnings
  • Public Accounts Committee Investigation into NHSPS
  • BMA Report: Vision for the Future of the NHS
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 399 - 10.09.19 including: 

  • PCN Development
  • Survey of CCGs on PCN Service Specification Development 
  • Bio Bank 
  • GP IT Operating Framework
  • BMA Briefing Paper on No-Deal Brexit
  • Joint Statement on the Danger of a No-Deal Brexit
  • Healthcare Insurance Needed in EU after Brexit
  • GP Workforce Figures
  • GP Earnings and Expenses Report
  • GP Pressures
  • The Primary Care (GP) Digital Services Operating Model 2019-21
  • NICE Hypertension Guidelines
  • New Medical Director for Primary Care in England
  • Wellbeing Campaign Conference
  • Digital First Providers
  • HRT Supply Issue
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 398 - 03.09.19 including:

  • GMS and PMS amendment regulations
  • Half Day Closures
  • PCSE Medical Records Incident
  • HRT Supply Issue Update
  • Additional Roles Reimbursement Guidance
  • Data Sharing Agreement
  • NHS England FAQs on Integrated Care Providers Contract
  • Registration onto the Medicine and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Central Alerting System (CAS)
  • Clinical Practice Research Datalink
  • Government Action to Improve Immunisation Coverage
  • Age UK Calls for a More Considered Approach to Prescribing Medicines for Our Older Population
  • Progress on Clinical Review of Standards
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 397 - 19.08.19 including:

  • Local GP Support (Retention) Programme - Round 2 Funding Open for Applications ******DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION Monday 2 September*******
  • Data Sharing Guidance
  • Safeguarding Reports and CNSGP
  • GP Reimbursable Sutures
  • Personalised Health Checks
  • Declining Patient Registration
  • QOF Quality Improvement Domain –webinars for practice staff
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 396 - 13.08.19 including:

  • Primary Care Network Data Templates
  • GPC Letter to Prime Minister on Practice Premises Funding
  • Patient Survey
  • NICE Medicinal Cannabis Consultation
  • Medicine Supply Update August
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 395 - 06.08.19 including:

  • Erroneously Archived Medical Records by Capita
  • Firearms Update
  • National Framework for Healthcare Professional Ambulance Responses
  • Emerade 500 Microgram and 300 Microgram Adrenaline Auto-Injector Devices Supply Issue
  • Pensions Tax Charges
  • Letter to the New Prime Minister
  • CCG Mergers
  • Active Practice Charter
  • Hepatitis Resources
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 394 - 30.07.19 including:

  • Pension Scheme Consultation Reminder
  • Firearms
  • Footnote in the DES Specification – population figure.
  • CCG Mergers
  • Capita/PCSE
  • NHS Campaigns
  • QOF Business Rules
  • Flu Vaccines
  • Digital First Consultation
  • DDRB Uplift for GP Trainers Grant and Appraisers’ Fee
  • Community Pharmacist Consultation Service
  • Increased Funding Lead to Higher Patient Satisfaction
  • Shared Parental Leave Survey
  • Making General Practice a Great Place to Work – a practical toolkit to improve the retention of
    GPs
  • NHSE Webinars for Practice Staff to Input to Vaccination & Immunisation Review
  • Sessional GP Blog
  • GMC and Regulation of Physician Associates
  • Report Shows That Some CCGs Have Almost Twice As Many Patients per GP than Others
  • GP Pressures
  • National Access Review of General Practice Services: Regional and Themed Engagement
    Events
  • Are You Involved in Delivering Cervical Screening?
  • GP Trainee Elections
  • BMA Regional Council Elections
  • BMA Medical Academic Staff Committee Update
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 393 - 16.07.19 including:

  • Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults: general practice reporting
  • Safeguarding Training
  • Cervical Screening - Guide to Prior Notification Lists
  • Indemnity – paid for travel vaccinations no longer covered by CNSGP
  • Fit for work ESA65B letter
  • Pensions
  • BMA ARM Webcast
  • Martin Marshall Elected to be the Next RCGP Chair
  • Medicine Supply Issue Update – July
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 392 - 09.07.19 including:

  • Indemnity and travel vaccinations
  • Infected blood inquiry leaflets
  • GP practices and CCG responsibilities for DPOs
  • GP pressures
  • Committee of Medical Managers elections
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 391 - 02.07.19

  • Digital First Primary Care Policy Consultation
  • Premsies Review Report Published
  • NHSPS Service Charges
  • Pre-Registration Service for Patients leaving the Detained Estate
  • Sexual health Teesside Newsletter
  • Items Which Should Not Routinely be Prescribed in Primary Care: an NHS E update and a consultation on further guidance for CCGs
  • PCSE Monthly Bulletin
  • NHS Bed Pressures
  • NHS Long Term Plan Implementation Framework
  • HPV vaccine for Boys (England)
  • Advice for Retention of GP Pension Documentation
  • Quality Improvement Module Simulation Workshop
  • RCGP Calls for Whole-System Approach to Improving NHS Care for Transgender Patients
  • Junior Doctors' Contract
  • BMA Safe Staffing Project
  • BMA Annual Representatices Meeting Update
  • READY Paramedics: A survey on the deployment of paramedics in primary care
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 390 - 26.06.19 Including:

  • PCNs
  • Annual Allowance and Tax Change Survey
  • Quarterly GP Workforce Data Extraction - deadline reminder
  • partnership Review - Survey
  • BMA Safe Staffing Project
  • GP Trainees Committee Elections
  • Guidance on Registration onto MHRA Central Alerting System (CAS)
  • Re-Train as a GP
  • Public Health Medicine Committee Elections
  • Symposium on Expert Witnesses in Family Law Cases Involving Children
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

PCN Event 25 June 2019: Please see the slides below from the PCN Event held at Sporting Lodge Inns.

CLMC Bulletin 389 - 18.06.19 Including:

  • PCn Network Agreement GPDF Guidance and GPC Conference Update
  • Annual Allowance and Tax Change Survey
  • Medical Defence Union Legal Action
  • Socail Prescribing: making it work for GPs and patient
  • GP Pressures
  • UK Doctors' Salary and Satisfaction Report 2019
  • Proposed New Contract Deal for Junior Doctors
  • Re-Train as a GP
  • GP Trainees Committee Elections
  • QNI Launches New National Survey of District Nurse Team Leaders
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 388 - 11.06.19 Including:

  • PCN Network Agreement GPDF Guidance and GPC Conference Update
  • Capita - Delay in Records Transfer
  • NHS Complaints Data Return (KO41b)
  • NHS England Interim People Plan and Pension Reforms
  • Medicine supply issue update (June) and Epanutin update
  • Independent Review into Gross Negligence Manslaughter Report
  • Workforce Figures (England)
  • NHS and Brexit
  • New RCGP President Elected
  • New Chief and Deputy Chief Medical Office (England)
  • GPC NEwsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 387 - 04.06.19 Including:

  • Updated PCN Network DES Guidance
  • Annualisation Guidance
  • GPC Pensions Letter
  • Pension Taxation Research
  • Emis Move to Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Community Pharmacy Guidance
  • Falsified medicines Directive
  • Biosimilar Medicines
  • MenACWY and EMIS flags
  • Providing Flu Vaccinations for Staff
  • Vaccine Acceptance in England 2018
  • NHS Digital Workforce Data
  • Shortage Occupation List Now Includes GPs
  • BMA GP Trainee Elections
  • Diamorphine and Microgynon Issue
  • Guidance on Requesting Transfers of NHS Propery Companies
  • RCGP Vision for General Practice
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 386 - 21.05.19 Including:

  • PCN Update
  • GP Pressures
  • Seniority figures 2015/16
  • Online Pharmacies
  • Pension Annualisation
  • Contract Variation Letters for EPS and Dispensing Practices
  • Mental Health Awareness Week
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 385 – 14.05.19 Including:

  • PCN Update
  • Hold the date – 25 June 2019, 11am – 2pm
  • Guidance on Sessional GPs and PCN interaction
  • New Contractual Guidance and Ready-Reckoner
  • Medicine supply update - click to open
  • NHS e-Referral Service (e-RS) – How Has Implementation Gone?
  • NHS England Community Pharmacy Oral Health Campaign
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 384 – 30.04.19 Including:

  • PCN Funding Holding and GPC PCN Support
  • NHSPS Service Charges
  • Update on General Practice Indicators temporary outage
  • Sessional GPs elections
  • DS1500 – Updated Guidance for Clinicians
  • ESA65B - Issuing Fit Notes for Patients Appealing Their Work Capability Assessment (WCA)
  • Integrated Care Provider Contract
  • Sexual Health Teesside Newsletter
  • Accessing BMA’s First Point of Contact (FPC) service
  • BMA mental health survey
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 383 - 23.04.19 Including:

  • Helping establish Primary Care Networks
  • Time for care programme for GP practices
  • Contract related changes to vaccinations and immunisation programmes
  • Continuity of supply of medicines
  • NICE hypertension consultation
  • GP practice apprentices
  • Technology, infrastructure and date supporting NHS staff
  • Overseas Charging regulations
  • Shortage of expert witnesses survey
  • GPC newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 382 - 09.04.19 Including:

  • PCN Toolkit and Templates
  • Sexism and Harassment
  • New Clinical Negligence Scheme for GPs (State Indemnity)
  • RCGP Workload Observatory
  • START- Hospital Treatment for Seafarers
  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • COMAR 2019
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 382 - 02.04.19 Including:

  • GP Contract & Roadshow Slides
  • PCN Documentation and Clinical Director Forum
  • State Indemnity
  • Revised Primary Care Allocations
  • Tier 2 Sponsorship
  • Public Health Funding
  • Return to Practice
  • NHS E Primary Care Website Closure
  • LMC Uk Conference
  • Sessional GP Subcommittee Elections 2019 - Nominations Open until 18 April
  • Gender Pay Gap
  • Calling GP academics
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 381- 19.03.19 Including:

  • Setting up a Primary Care Network guidance
  • Major reduction in indemnity cost announced
  • Locum practice agreement
  • ICP contract in England consultation
  • Prescribing of medicines over the counter
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter
  • GPC Trainee Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 380 - 12.03.19 Including:

  • PCNs - workforce expansion blog
  • Indemnity Settlement 18/19
  • Funding for Increased Employer Contributions
  • Flu Vaccination Programme Delivery
  • Shortage of Doctors - BMA Blog
  • Santiary Products Free for NHS Patients
  • #Balanceforbetter
  • Training Hubs Essential to workforce Transformation
  • Infection Control Bulletin
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 379 - 05.03.19 Including:

  • Primary Care Networks (PCNs) Additional Blog and Guidance
  • GP contract guidance
  • PCSE & Pensions
  • CQC Update
  • Firearms Licensing Process
  • ICS Briefing
  • National Cancer Dianosis Aduit (NCDA) Information for Appraisers
  • GPDF Guidance - Mis-selling of Fixed Rate Loans & Interest Rate Swaps
  • GPC NEwsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 378 - 19.02.19 Including:

  • Primary Care Networks (PCNS)
  • ACCESS Guidance
  • Electronic Transfer of Childhood Vaccination Data - Potential GDPR Breach
  • Practices and Unfunded Services
  •  Pensions Blog
  • Pregabalin & Gabapentin
  • GPC Newsletter
  • GPC Sessional GP Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 377 - 12.02.19 Including:

  • New GMS Contract and LMC/GPC Roadshow
  • State Indemnity Cover under the New Contract
  • Over the Counter Medicines Letter
  • Brexit Briefing for Practice
  • Sexual Health Newsletter
  • Integrated Care Provdier Contract
  • Regulation of the Medical Associate Professions
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 376 - 29.01.19 Including:

  • Falsified Medicines Directive Guidance
  • GDPR and ICO Live Chat Facility
  • Update on Vaccines for 19/20 Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme
  • PCSE Year End Pension Communication
  • Brexit - Continuity of Medicines Supply Legislation
  • Implementation of the Medical Examiner System
  • BMAs GP Practice Support Services
  • Are you Interested in Being an Interantional GP Recruitment Practice
  • GPC NEwsletter

CLMCBulletin 375 - 22.01.19 Including:

  • Partnership Review
  • DDRB evidence
  • EU Exit operational readiness guidance
  • New NHS Jobs Process and Pilot Practice Wanted
  • Have You Retrained as a GP
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 374 - 15.01.19 Including:

  • NHS Long Term Plan
  • QOF registers and business rules coding issues
  • EU Exit operational readiness guidance
  • New CQC Chief Inspector of Primary Medical Services and Integrated Care
  • Clexane 40mg Injection supply issue
  • GPC Newsletter

CLMC Bulletin 373 - 08.01.19 Including:

  • NHS Planning Guidance for 19/20
  • NHS Long Term Plan Published
  • Influenza Season 18/19: Use of Antiviral Medicines
  • Meeting the Reasonable Needs of Patients
  • Medopar (co-benedopa) Supply Issues
  • Pensions Consultation
  • NHS Payments to General Practice in England
  • GPC Newsletter

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