Covid-19 Mandatory Data Collection

(Used with Thanks to Londonwide LMCs as author to the advice below) On Friday 15 May 2020, GP practices in England were sent an invitation via the Calculating Quality Reporting Service (CQRS) to participate in a data collection entitled ‘GPES Data for Pandemic...

BAME Risk Assessment for Staff Members

We have been receiving a number of queries around risk assessments for staff members especially with the increasing awareness around risk for our BAME colleagues. – The BMA has published some guidance around this, but has since written to Sir Simon Stevens as it...

Cambs LMC Update 17-04-2020

In this update: 1. PCN DES 2020/21 and Cambs LMC Open Meeting Webinar (Date TBC) 2. Message from the Peterborough Registrar around MCCDs 3. Message from Mr David Heming, Senior Cambs Coroner around MCCDs 4. Verification of Death – Cambs LMC view in light of new...
Cambs LMC Update 09-04-2020

Cambs LMC Update 09-04-2020

In this update: Bank Holiday WorkingNHSE’s Covid-19 SOPManaging patient urgent needManaging patient ongoing needFAQsFederation supportAdvance Care PlanningOxygen in non-palliative discharged patientsAssorted QueriesWorkforce Support THE NEW BUSINESS AS USUAL So, for...

Advice from East of England Coroners – Death Verification

Dear Colleagues, Today, the East of England coroners agreed a uniform position to apply to our region that supersedes any previous guidance published on the subject. Please therefore only refer to the following guidance: There is no doubt that a Doctor is not required...

Cambs LMC Update 01-04-2020

Here are some pieces of what we hope are useful, pragmatic advice for you based on the information shared over the past few days. We will pop this News update and its associated documents on our website tomorrow.  Don’t forget you can access all the LMC, local and...