Chair’s Bulletin April 2024

Dr David Smith, Chair, Sefton LMC In this edition:  Core contract issues Local Quality Contract issues Information governance support Medical examiner launch delayed Overseas/ bariatric surgery update Primary-secondary care interface issues Southport & Formby...
Medical Examiner scheme – postponed again.

Medical Examiner scheme – postponed again.

Colleagues may have heard that the health minister has announced that the statutory introduction of these changes will be delayed until 9 September, to allow “time to prepare for implementation”. This presumably represents a euphemism for “still not ready”. This means...
GP contract 2024 -25:  Dispute

GP contract 2024 -25: Dispute

A short video by Dr Katie Bramhall- Stainer Chair of the GPC commenting on the referendum outcome is here- Following the referendum of GPs on the proposals of the NHSE for the GP Contract 24 /25, (in which 75% of GPs returned a 99% rejection of them) the GPC has...
Introductory Term in Psychosexual Medicine

Introductory Term in Psychosexual Medicine

Introductory Term in Psychosexual Medicine Spring 2024 Face to Face – at The Beat, David Lewis Street, Liverpool L1 4AF The term consists of 3 sessions of 4 hours each: Wednesday 8th May 2024 1pm – 5pm Wednesday 22nd May 2024 1pm – 5pm Wednesday 5th June 2024 1pm –...