Dr David Smith, Chair, Sefton LMC

Chair’s Bulletin May 2024

Non-statutory ballot of contractors/ partners
Local quality contract hints & tips
Clinical advice to paramedics/ 111
uDNA-CPR decision-sharing by hospitals
Paediatric ADHD & ASD referrals
MASH working practice agreement
Infected blood enquiry report published

Chair’s Bulletin April 2024

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 community ECGs
Lasting Power of Attorney applications

Chair’s Bulletin – January/February 2024

1) QOF Achievement Search Issues
2) Outpatient Prescribing Initiative
3) Overseas/ Private Bariatric Surgery
4) Clinical Advice to Paramedics
5) Teledermatology Pilot
6) Outbreaks in Care Homes
7) Joint Health Self-Referrals
8) Medical Examiner Rollout
9) Ambulatory Medicine at Southport
10) New Clinical Pathways

Chair’s Bulletin – September 2023

1) LQC Hints & Tips
2) Outpatient Prescribing
3) ADHD Shared Care
4) Rejected Referrals
5) Virtual Wards
6) Neonatal Hepatitis B Testing
7) Targeted Lung Health Checks
8) Medical Examiner Rollout
9) Patient Registrations Audit
10) Funding the 6% NHS Pay Rise