Latest BMA Sessional GP Newsletter
February's newsletter has been added to the website here . It includes a blog on what the Bawa-Garba ruling means for Sessional GPs, information regarding Capita and the NHS Pension and more.
Latest Guidance - LMC advice regarding medical report requests for benefits appeals
Calderdale LMC has a statutory duty to advise local GPs on such matters. Read the advice here...
Take Control Self-Management Courses
The Support and Independence Team are hosting 3 Supported Self Management Courses for people, in Calderdale, who are living with one or more long term conditions. Bookings can be made by calling 01422 224 225. More details and a downloadable leaflet here...
Taxi Medical Template Letter
Queens Road Surgery have shared a template with us.It can be downloaded from the website by clicking here...
Dr Bawa-Garba High Court/GMC Ruling
The case of Dr Bawa-Garba has been a Hot Topic nationally and many across the Profession have voiced anger and concern regarding the ruling as well as actions of the GMC.
The GMC have updated their guidance, as well as released some FAQs with answers following the outcome of the High Court Appeal. Read more here...
Latest Guidance - Domestic Abuse Referral Pathways
Calderdale Safeguarding Team have shared contact details for the Domestic Abuse Hub Team 01422 337257 and resources regarding local services. Read more here...
West Yorkshire/Harrogate STP Engagement Event 27th February 2018
All BMA members in the West Yorkshire/Harrogate STP are invited to an engagement event to discuss the ongoing elective care review, the aim of which is to make savings of £50m across the area through the standardisation of commissioning policies. Dr Richard Vautrey will be hosting the event and the BMA are hoping to encourage a cross section of primary and secondary clinicians to attend. More details here.
Practice Managers Development Conference 7th March 2018
This FREE one day conference will be taking place in Manchester and is open to all Practice Managers in England. Registration is open till 2nd March 2018. For more details and how to book a place click here
Latest Calderdale LMC Newsletter and Minutes