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Government say it is up to practices to decide the length of time for GP consultations9 February 201710 minutes to change a lifeComplaint handling information for general practice staff21 April 2016The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman carried out a review of GP complaint handling in partnership with NHS England, the Care Quality Commission and Healthwatch England. The review identifies five key areas of improvem...Urgent Appeal for Medical Supplies28 January 2016Inter Care – Medical Aid for AfricaStaffordshire University needs your help21 January 2016Staffordshire University are interested in factors that may account for variation in uptake of NHS Health Checks across different general practices. They would like to know more about levels of uptake, and how you implem...Five things you wished you knew about working at scale14 January 2016Demand management and patient accessCare of Older People in Scotland: 4th Annual Conference12 January 2016On March 3rd Mackay Hannah will be hosting a Care of Older People conference at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange. Exploring the challenge of meeting the needs of Scotland's older people and delivering greater consiste...Have you signed up to the RCGP‘s Online Learning Network?11 December 2015The network was launched on 1 December and has been developed as part of the College’s Supporting Federations programme, in partnership with Nuffield Trust and funded by NHS England. It seeks to provide support on ...Bright Ideas Portal 5 November 2015The Clinical Innovation and Research Centre at RCGP has recently launched the Bright Ideas Portal (www.rcgp.org.uk/bright-ideas), where we can highlight examples of innovative work that is going on in GP practices. We w...NHS England's New Director of Primary Care28 October 2015Dr Arvind Madan has become NHS England’s Director of Primary Care providing clinical leadership for the transformation of primary care provision. Dr Madan is a practising GP based at the Hurley Group, a large multi-s...Exclusive deal for PMN members with new preferred supplier19 August 2015We are pleased to announce that, in partnership with Global Medical, we have negotiated an exclusive offer on practice consumables for our members. Global Medical already has one of the most competitively priced prod...