These profiles are designed to support GPs, primary care networks (PCNs), clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and local authorities to ensure that they are providing and commissioning effective and appropriate healthcare services for their local population.
From 1st April 2019, NHS Resolution has been operating a new state-backed indemnity scheme for general practice in England called the Clinical Negligence Scheme for General Practice (CNSGP) and everyone working in general practice will be automatically covered in relation to NHS services.
The links below give useful guidance on all aspects of GP electronic records, produced by the DOH, in conjunction with RCGP and BMA
The NHS (GMS) Regulations and most PMS contracts contain a clause that requires practices to maintain a gift register, that can be made available to the primary care organisation, on reasonable request, of all gifts made to the practice or individuals. This article quotes the relevant part of the Regulations
Sometimes concerns are raised about a doctor’s performance, either by colleagues, patients or the general public. NHS England has responsibility for ensuring that GPs on the performers list are safe to practice and maintain high professional standards