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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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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
Online consultations improve with clinical training
This BJGP Research paper shows that provision of training for clinicians helped to improve 'remote closure' of online consultations from 63% to 87%. This significant improvement results in more patients...
18:46 - Sat 15 Feb 2020
How to make the most of a online consultations "ehub"
A growing number of primary care networks are seeking to use online consultations together. In this podcast from Ockham Healthcare, Dr Ross Dyer Smith talks about how online consultations work, how...
13:25 - Tue 04 Feb 2020
Group consultations in Croydon improve care and clinician productivity
A new case study from Croydon shows the ways in which group consultations improve care for patients and release time for clinicians - and it encourages practices to make group...
13:55 - Fri 31 Jan 2020