Latest Guidance

Our Guidance section contains a wealth of information on a wide range of subjects relating to General Practice. We have tried to make it easy to navigate, however if you are still unable to find what you are looking for please try the Search facility at the top of the page. 

Calderdale's Emotional Health and Wellbeing Service Guide for Professionals

Calderdale Council and Calderdale CCG in conjunction with Open Minds have produced a service guide to help professionals who support children and young people experiencing emotional health and wellbeing difficulties.  Access the guide here...


Published 1st July 2018 

Rapid Access Arrhythmia Clinic 

CHFT has now launched its Rapid Access Arrhythmia Clinic for patients with AF, Atrial Flutter or SVT. Patients will be seen within 2 weeks in a one stop clinic.  Access the referral form and criteria here...


Published 30th June 2018

GDPR Guidance 

The GDPR is an EU regulation which will become directly applicable in the UK on 25th May 2018.  Access updated guidance and resources here...


Published 17th May 2018 

Changes to products available on prescription

Calderdale CCG and NHS England have provided guidance for GPs to stop prescribing certain products. More information regarding which products not to prescribe and a downloadable patient leaflet can be found  here... 


Published 17th May 2018 

Calderdale Bladder and Bowel Service 

The Continence Advisory Service has recently been rebranded. It caters for adults and children over the age of 5 years. Referrals can be made via GPs and other health professionals. Patient self-referrals are also accepted.  Find out more here...


Published 12th May 2018

Electronic Reporting of Deaths to the Coroner 

The Coroners office have changed their reporting procedure recently. Those referring a death are now required to complete an electronic referral form which is sent via secure email to the Coroners Office. This is an interim procedure pending the introduction of an online portal. Read more here... 


Published 21st April 2018