December 2020 workforce survey – thank you for responding - 15 December 2020

Our latest workforce survey officially closed on Monday 14 December, thank you to those who took the time to provide us with this valuable information, particularly at the moment when everyone working in practices is so stretched. We had almost 400 individual responses, representing nearly a third of the practices, and we will now analyse...

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New Covid-19 vaccination ES guidance - 14 December 2020

In the first two weeks of December 2020, we published three new documents to support practices who have signed-up to deliver the Covid-19 Vaccination Programme Enhanced Service (ES). Medicolegal matters relating to the administration of the Covid-19 vaccination. Coronavirus vaccination programme (CVP) collaboration agreement guidance and accompanying amendable template....

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Mword 78: Brace Brace - 14 December 2020

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Coronavirus hospital trust information - 25 November 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has created many challenges to the healthcare system across England and in London in particular. Coronavirus arrived in the UK in January 2020 and a national lockdown was in place between the end of March and end of June, with partial restrictions in place afterwards. The death...

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Send us your picture for our latest social media campaign - 25 November 2020

This winter we will be running a social media campaign to highlight that general practice staff are people just like everyone else and patients should consider this before taking out any frustrations on them. Just because someone is now a face behind a mask does not make them any less...

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Send us your picture for our latest social media campaign - 25 November 2020

This winter we will be running a social media campaign to highlight that general practice staff are people just like everyone else and patients should consider this before taking out any frustrations on them. Just because someone is now a face behind a mask does not make them any less...

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Tips of the Month November 2020 - 25 November 2020

We provide weekly tips based on common queries which come through to us from London GPs and practice teams. These are shared via social media and collated for this newsletter. We have offically launched our new microsite which has information for London practices about...

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New guide to the Covid Vaccination Enhanced Service (ES) - 25 November 2020

New guidance for London practices and PCNs on the Covid Vaccination Enhanced Service (ES) is now available on our new purpose-built microsite. As new information is made available we will update our guidance, and we will continue to escalate queries from practices at a local and national level. Please get...

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Latest LMC workforce survey - please complete our short survey by Wednesday 9 December 2020 - 24 November 2020

Thank you in advance for making space in your busy day to complete our short survey on practice workforce issues. This will help us gather insight to share with key opinion formers and stakeholders, and to generate stories highlighting the pressures you are under for trade and national publications. Our...

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Living Guide and Flu Guide updates November 2020 - 24 November 2020

Since mid-October when we sent out our last newsletter, our Living Guide has been updated a number of times which includes added information on long-term conditions. The following accompanying documents to the Living Guide have been updated in the last month as well: GP management of febrile...

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Connecting sessional GPs and practices - 24 November 2020

During these difficult times we appreciate that a number of our sessional GPs working in London have found it difficult to find sessions, yet general practice is under extreme workload pressures trying to meet numerous demands. As part of our work supporting sessional GPs, we would like to help colleagues...

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Motions for Conference of England LMCs 2020 - 20 November 2020

The England Conference of LMCs will take place on Friday 27 November and is being held virtually for the first time. The full agenda is available to view here, motions being put forward by LMCs from the areas covered by Londonwide LMCs are detailed below: 5. Agenda committee to be proposed...

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