Just the same as being a Practice Manager but bigger – right? Undoubtedly, the skills associated with practice management remain critical following a merger between surgeries. The accounts still need doing, the CQRS (Calculating Quality Reporting Service) battle is ever the same, pressures driven from patients,...

Top tips for transformation making things better for everyone When GP View asked me to write a blog on how to do transformation, I admit I was a bit apprehensive. I fear that the term is the latest victim of that fatal NHS infection - ‘jargonitis.’ Like...

It sounds a rather portentous title really and certainly a few years ago, debating this subject, would have been a signal to increase the required dose of Olanzapine. However of late, it is no longer a rhetorical question and it is being suggested that the...

Our favourite blogs and articles from around the web. Have something to add? Get in touch today. 1) As a GP, I wish I could call time on the 10-minute appointment Suddy Davidson showcases the challenges of a 10-minute target in patients with complex needs. "A 10-minute appointment may...

Our favourite blogs and articles from around the web. Have something to add? Get in touch today. 1) NHS transformation plans are beset by infighting Richard Vize, discusses STPs - negotiations on reforms must be built on trust, otherwise there is little chance of escaping the relentless cycle...