Response to consultation on the Network Contract Direct Enhanced Service: draft outline service specifications.
We have sent the following response to NHSE/I on behalf of 19 PCN Clinical Directors, supported by Leeds Local Medical Committee
For some time primary care have asked for a single template to capture wound assessments. In response, Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust and the GP Confederation have developed a template that is now ready to use.
Working together with LCH, Confederation members can now access more of their training programmes. Please read on for details of upcoming sessions
Chandos Medical Centre has officially re-opened its doors this week (Tuesday 19 November) after a major makeover project with the aim of providing a modern environment for patients and staff.
Tuesday 8 October, Gibson Lane
We are looking for a local GP to be the new medical lead for mental health.
Healthwatch Leeds, the local independent health and care watchdog, spent January to March this year looking into the services currently available in Leeds for those people who found themselves in mental health crisis
The CCG has awarded a contract worth up to £76 million, including new investment of at least £20 million, over the next five years to improve mental health services in the city.
Results from the latest national GP Patient Survey were published by NHS England last week; these show that patients in Leeds are positive about the care they receive from their local GP practice. To add to this positive news, for the first time 100% of GP practices in Leeds are currently rated as ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
A nurse in Leeds is to become clinical director of a Primary Care Network (PCN) when they take effect from July 1.
We've just blogged for Better Lives Leeds about the Confederation, primary care networks and local care partnerships
Our shared directors of workforce, Jenny Allen and Laura Smith, have been in the news this week.
Armley Medical Practice sets up weekly clinic to support those affected
Information from Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (LYPFT) about changes to community mental health services.
The RCGP are encouraging all GPs and staff who work with them to pledge to do Park Run on 1 June. at 9am.
We're looking for two key people to join our team.
An innovative project that has seen specialist paramedics helping to address challenges faced by Leeds GP practices has been shortlisted for a major national award.
A specialist health club in Otley is celebrating its first successful year.