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Londonwide LMCs’ July 2019 Newsletter

July 2019 Newsletter Primary Care Networks update The start of this month saw the deadline for Primary Care Networks finalisation. We continue to update our PCN Model Schedules, as more information becomes available. We have also produced a timeline of PCN milestones over the next nine months. READ MORE   ► Digital-First consultation response Our […]

Londonwide LMCs’ June 2019 Newsletter

June 2019 Newsletter PCN Model Schedules update We will shortly be issuing an updated version of our PCN Model Schedules to reflect new information which has become available, and respond to queries from practices. READ MORE   ► Babylon GP at Hand update The independent evaluation into Babylon GP at Hand was published in May, […]

Londonwide LMCs’ May 2019 Newsletter

May 2019 Newsletter Primary Care Network applications CCGs are currently assessing PCN applications. We can support practices where changes are requested or you have yet to join a network. Clinical Directors can also stay up to date by joining our new email based forum. READ MORE   ► Mword 37 Dr Michelle Drage reminds practices […]

Londonwide LMCs’ April 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter New Primary Care Network updates NHS England and the BMA have published the long awaited Network Agreement and supporting documents for the Primary Care Network DES in advance of the submission date. We also have new details on indemnity (see below). READ MORE   ► Sessional GP subcommittee nominations close tomorrow Nominations for […]

Londonwide LMCs’ March 2019 Newsletter

March 2019 Newsletter New GP contract guidance Read our new, short, guides explaining what the new GP Contract means for practices; and looking at the specific steps you need to take. READ MORE   ► Feedback sought on changes to NHS commissioning law We have submitted initial comments to the Parliamentary Health Committee considering NHS […]

Londonwide LMCs’ February 2019 Newsletter

February 2019 Newsletter New GP contract launched In April practices will move onto a five-year contract, with a focus on delivering extra funding via Primary Care Networks (PCNs). READ MORE   ► LMC satisfaction survey Please tell us how you feel about your LMC by close this Friday, 22 February. Emails with the link to […]

Londonwide LMCs’ January 2019 newsletter

January 2019 Newsletter NHS Long Term Plan launched The NHS’s new plan will see all practices joining Primary Care Networks by 2020 and providing online appointments by 2024. £4.5bn of extra funding will go into primary care by 2024. READ MORE   ► GP Partnership Review recommendations The GP Partnership Review has published its report, […]

Londonwide LMCs’ December 2018 newsletter

December Newsletter Interim Ipsos Mori report on Babylon GP at Hand Ipsos Mori have released their interim report, which mostly outlines the methodology and data sources they will be using to evaluate the Babylon GP at Hand service. READ MORE   ► NHS England and CCGs investigating half-day closing sub-contracting Some London practices who close […]

Londonwide LMCs’ November 2018 newsletter

November 2018 Newsletter Workforce survey – please respond Our winter 2018 workforce survey will be in your inbox today. The data we gather is vital for our work representing GPs and practice teams across London. Please respond if you can. READ MORE   ► Check CCG data against practice data with regard to immunisation targets […]