Business Continuity Plans
NHS bodies are required to have Business Continuity Plans to cover contingencies such as flood, fire, national disaster, flu pandemics etc.
The LMC strongly recommends (whether or not you are an NHS body) that you should have a plan and we have created the following template that you may wish to download to form the basis of your own practice plan:
BSW have a specific business continuity template for their practices only:
It may also be useful to look at our Emergencies in General Practice Lunch & Learn which works through six scenarios, some of which are linked to Business Continuity.