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Sustainability and Transformation Plan for Calderdale

Sustainability and Transformation Plan for Calderdale

Meningitis B Vaccination

Everything you need to know about Men B including vaccination schedules for older babies Meningitis B Vaccination Guidance

Smoking cessation programme

Smoking Cessation Programme -Exact contractual arrangements would need to be in place for GPs to prescribe for public health commissioning activity, therefore the LMC advice in this instance was...

Gendor Dysphoria Prescribing

Gendor Dysphoria Prescribing As a result of a letter from the Ombudsman, the APC had discussed the NHS England algorithm for gender dysphoria, which requested the GP to initiate hormone...

Taxi Driver Medicals in Calderdale

Guidance From MDU regarding Taxi Driver Medicals and Fitness to DriveTaxi Driver Medicals A member reported that Calderdale Local Authority was enforcing that taxi drivers must have a certificate...

Acute Kidney Injury

Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) It was noted that AKI was a national CQUIN. Members expressed concern at the status recorded on discharge summaries ie the consequences of co-morbidity and...