Education and training

Training now available for GP practice staff on new service that will calculate QOF payments for 2013/14

GP practice staff are now being encouraged to book onto training webinars sessions so that they can understand how the Calculating Quality Reporting Service (CQRS) will work. CQRS will be capable of calculating achievement and payments on quality services delivered … Read more → – Training now available for GP practice staff on new service that will calculate QOF payments for 2013/14

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Planning medical and dental school intakes for the future needs of the NHS

This report from the Health and Education National Strategic Exchange (HENSE), using research by the Centre for Workforce Intelligence, looks ahead at the future medical and dental workforce needs of the NHS. Read the review of medical and dental school … Read more → – Planning medical and dental school intakes for the future needs of the NHS

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Regulations for medical revalidation come into force

The regulations for medical revalidation made by the GMC have now come into force. The system will help doctors keep up to the standard expected of them by ensuring they stay up to date with the latest techniques, technologies and … Read more → – Regulations for medical revalidation come into force

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The shape of training review: call for written evidence now open

The independent Shape of Training Review was set up earlier this year to make sure that postgraduate medical education and training continues to meet the needs of patients and health services in the future. Chaired by Professor David Greenaway, Vice-Chancellor … Read more → – The shape of training review: call for written evidence now open

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GMC launches report on state of medical education and practice in the UK

The General Medical Council launched its new report The state of medical education and practice in the UK: 2012 on 18 September. The report provides a picture of today’s medical profession, identifies some of the challenges it faces and highlights … Read more → – GMC launches report on state of medical education and practice in the UK

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