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Releasing Capacity in General Practice (10 High Impact Actions)

This network contains resources for using the 10 High Impact Actions to release time for care. It is run as part of the General Practice Forward View. ..||.. Visit "discussions" on the left to see resources in each of the High Impact Actions. ..||.. Everyone is welcome to read this forum. To post, you will need to 'apply to join'. This also gets you notifications about new resources.
This network contains resources for using the 10 High Impact Actions to release time for care. It is run as part of the General Practice Forward View. ..||.. Visit "discussions" on the left to see resources in each of the High Impact Actions. ..||.. Everyone is welcome to read this forum. To post, you will need to 'apply to join'. This also gets you notifications about new resources. (less...)

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Group consultations go virtual in COVID
Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, GP practices across England began looking for ways to improve care for patients at greatest risk and facing particular challenges with  access. A growing number...
21:19 - Tue 29 Sep 2020
Videos about physician associates in general practice
Health Education England have compiled a playlist of videos showing how physician associates are working in general practice. Access the playlist here  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLrVQaAxyJE3dF73PEJKdXVcsKMVO_PMnY
07:42 - Thu 03 Sep 2020
First Contact Practitioners - resources for practices
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy has a range of resources which introduce first contact practitioners and provide practical guidance on making the most of them as part of the PCN...
11:08 - Fri 17 Jul 2020
Video consultations - clinical guidelines from RCGP
The Royal College of GPs with NHS England and NHS Improvement have produced clinical guidelines on the principles of using video consultations safely in general practice.  The guidelines are relevant...
15:26 - Fri 29 May 2020
Re: How to make the most of a online consultations "ehub"
There's more information about the eHub approach in this case study from NHS England. The 20 practices in Brent CCG came together to establish a single online point of access...
20:56 - Thu 14 May 2020
Training in using online consultations efficiently
The WAYS a practice uses remote consultations and the DECISIONS that GPs make have a significant impact on the benefits to the patient and the practice. T his video from...
18:03 - Fri 13 Mar 2020
First Contact Practitioners - job descriptions and advice for physios in primary care
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy has a range of information and advice about using MSK physios in primary care. This includes a specimen job description and a tool to calculate...
17:02 - Fri 13 Mar 2020
Electronic Repeat Dispensing (batch prescribing) could save 2.7m GP hours
If 80% of all repeat prescriptions were issued as repeat dispensing, 2.7 million GP hours could be saved each year in England. Many practices are already benefiting from this feature...
20:22 - Wed 11 Mar 2020
Active signposting at Chapel Green Practice reduces waiting times
Reception staff at Chapel Green Practice received training in active signposting, as part of work across South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Integrated Care System (ICS). Within weeks the practice had reduced routine...
20:12 - Wed 11 Mar 2020
Online consultations at Hedge End Medical Centre
Staff at Hedge End Medical Centre have found that online consultations help to improve access, reduce workload and facitliate more satisfying face-to-face consultations.  Watch their story here: 
19:57 - Wed 11 Mar 2020