Guidance

Our Values
Last Reviewed Date
20/05/2024

Wessex LMCs is a family of approaching one hundred individuals, who interact daily to deliver first-class representation and support to our constituents.

Practice Policies
| Premises

Infection Prevention and control (IP&C) is one of the major areas in the provision of safe care within any health care setting, Effective prevention and control of infection must be part of everyday practice and be applied consistently by everyone (CQC.)

About Us
| Communications

As an organisation, Wessex LMCs is here to represent and support GPs, Practice Managers, Nurses, and the rest of the Primary Care Team.

Contract/PMS/GMS/APMS
| Legal
| National Policies / Procedures
| Support
Regulations
Last Reviewed Date
10/05/2024

GMS Contracts,  Regulation Amendments

Reasonable Adjustment Digital Flag (RADF)
Last Reviewed Date
09/05/2024

Practices are aware of the need to comply with the Reasonable Adjustment Digital Flag (RADF) requirements which are mandated for use in all care settings in England and sit within both the Equality Act 2010 (sections 20,21,& 22) and the NHS Long Term Plan (section 3.32) and which were published in the Health & Social Care Act 2012 (section 250) in September 2023.

Employment / Contracts / HR
| Legal
Employing Young People
Last Reviewed Date
09/05/2024

Staff recruitment can be a time-consuming process and choosing the right candidate for any role in General Practice is always paramount.

Clinical Skills
| Education
Physician Associate (PA) Role- FAQ
Last Reviewed Date
02/05/2024

Physician associates are healthcare professionals with a generalist medical education, who work alongside doctors providing medical care as an integral part of the multidisciplinary team.

Education
Educational Flyers
Last Reviewed Date
24/04/2024

Please see below educational flyers for forthcoming training and events

Contract/PMS/GMS/APMS
| National Policies / Procedures
| Vaccs / Childhood Imms / Flu
Finance / Pensions / Retirement
Costing a Service
Last Reviewed Date
17/04/2024

Many practices are beginning to question whether it is financially viable to provide some of the services they are being asked to provide (those locally commissioned services which are non-contractual).