Interpreting Services - Who commissions and who to report to if any problems to be clarified
Hepatitis B Heel Prick Tests - Not contractual for GPs. Dr Loh to liaise with Public Health
Bus Pass forms
Implications of changes from PIP to Universal Credit
Gram- Negative Bloodstream Infections - Information required by Public Health - May be able to access via EPR
CHFT issues - Delayed discharge summaries, Phlebotomy for Children changes
CCG - Consultation of on whether low value drugs should be prescribed. A survey has been sent out. Over 75s Enhanced Services funding was non-recurrent and will be discontinued, PMS monies to allocate, Third party prescription ordering - The CCG have asked pharmacies to stop ordering for patients. The practice and pharmacy can agree exceptions e.g care homes.
CAMHS referral now via a portal
Lead Employers Service
Orders from pathology
Locala access to EMIS issues
Ibandronic Acid - Helen Foster has updated that the Trust has been reminded of their obligation to counsel the patient and do the first prescription and this should be documented so that the GP is aware it has been done.
Darbopoeitin prescribing - This should be a red drug until further guidance is received.
Correspondence - regarding Locala Health Visitor services