Practice Matters October 2015
In this issue:
A round-up of the most
interesting news, guidance
Blog - How we set subscriptions
Risk Alert – Nurses and delegation
Chief Executive Simon Kayll explains how we assess those
risks and calculate GP membership subscriptions.
Top tips to create a great GP job advert
GPJobs.org Site Editor Hannah Dryden shares her top tips for creating a great GP job advert.
How to achieve ‘outstanding’.
With complaints against nurses increasing, Clinical Risk
Manager Kate Taylor, shares tips on how to decrease risks
associated with delegation.
From the case files
Brain cancer accounts for a quarter of all childhood
cancers, yet many GPs may still not have experience of
the condition. Dr Rachel Birch outlines a case where a
diagnoses could have been made.
How to… deal with trivialrequests by patients
Medicolegal Adviser Dr Marika Davies explains how
to maintain professionalism when dealing with trivial
requests from patients.
FAQs - Sickness absence
Last year more practices called the Croner employment
helpline for advice about managing sickness and absence
than any other topic.