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GP payment system to be reformed to end 'unacceptable' burden on practice time

22 Apr 2016 By

NHS England will crack down on the long-running payment chaos that has heaped workload on practices in recent years and introduce a simplified payment system to reduce time wasted ‘chasing payments’.

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GP practice-level cervical cancer screening uptake published for scrutinySubscription

19 Jun 2017 By

GP practices will see their individual patient uptake for cervical cancer screening published in a bid to boost rates.

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NHS Wales ‘unaffected’ by cyber attack due to strong IT defences Subscription

17 May 2017 By Sally Nash

NHS systems in Wales were not hit by the major ransomware cyber attack that impacted England and Scotland due to ‘resilience defences’ against viruses, the Welsh Government has said.

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The 'Egbot' represents everything wrong with the NHS right nowSubscription

24 Aug 2015 By First 5

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Gremlins in our new IT system are giving me nightmaresSubscription

11 Feb 2015 By Gillham

Dr Tom Gillham is coping with a ‘migration’ to a new system

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How we look after all care home residents in our areaSubscription

27 Nov 2014

Dr Khalid Alshawy explains how his team covers all the care homes in Salford

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Is GP record sharing safe?Subscription

11 May 2017

With immigration centres and police stations gaining access to patient records, Alex Matthews-King looks at the implications for GPs

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Revealed: full scale of Capita’s support service shortfallSubscription

30 Aug 2016

Practices are facing delays as patient records and supplies go missing and payments are made late

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