Tagged: PCTs

Register with a GP practice of your choice – pilot announced

The announcement today aims to make it easier for commuters in the pilot areas, who are often away from their local area during the working day, to see their doctor … Read more → – Register with a GP practice of your choice – pilot announced

Memorandum of Understanding between Secretary of State and Scottish Ministers

At present where an ordinary residence dispute arises between local authorities (LAs) about care that has been arranged across borders between England and Scotland, there is no mechanism for reaching … Read more → – Memorandum of Understanding between Secretary of State and Scottish Ministers

Guidance and toolkit for vulnerable adult interventions

The Building Partnerships, Staying Safe provides guidance and a toolkit for both healthcare organisations and frontline healthcare workers working with providing support and interventions for vulnerable individuals. The Building Partnerships, … Read more → – Guidance and toolkit for vulnerable adult interventions

Guidance on sharing data on overseas visitors’ debts to the NHS

The guidance on implementing the overseas visitors hospital charging regulations has been updated to advise NHS bodies how, and under what circumstances, they can share data concerning outstanding overseas visitor … Read more → – Guidance on sharing data on overseas visitors’ debts to the NHS

Results of GP patient survey

The results of the latest GP patients’ survey, which assesses patients’ experiences of local NHS services, are now available. The responses provide information about patients’ experiences for primary care trust … Read more → – Results of GP patient survey

Primary care trust allocations announced

The revenue allocations for primary care trusts (PCTs) for 2012-13 are announced today. The total investment in local NHS services for 2012-13 is £91.6 billion an increase of £2.5 billion … Read more → – Primary care trust allocations announced

Update to Best Practice Tariffs

Best Practice Tariffs (BPT) represent one of the enablers for the NHS to improve quality, by reducing unexplained variation and universalising best practice. With best practice defined as care that … Read more → – Update to Best Practice Tariffs