Topic: Revalidation / Appraisals

Revalidation / Appraisals
Revalidation for GP Locums
Last Reviewed Date
08/12/2023

Revalidation has started and Wessex LMCs are keen to offer support to GP locums with their preparation for revalidation.

Revalidation / Appraisals
Appraisal Forms for Staff
Last Reviewed Date
07/12/2023

Examples of appraisal forms for staff.

Revalidation / Appraisals
Appraisals and Revalidation for GPs
Last Reviewed Date
07/12/2023

Appraisals started as a formative process for GPs. They are now well established and are undertaken to a level of quality that can exceed many other specialities within the NHS.

Revalidation / Appraisals

The NMC is an independent regulator for nurses and midwives in the UK, and nursing associates in England. More information can be found in their – 2020-2025 strategy – Regulate, support, influence

Revalidation / Appraisals

To ensure the provision of high quality safe care for patients it is essential that all clinicians are competent, with clarity around roles and responsibilities and ensuring that they can provide evidence of continuous professional development (CPD). This also fits with the NMCs recommendations for revalidation.

Revalidation / Appraisals

General practice is changing, and practice nursing teams are evolving to meet the increasing demands and pressures currently facing primary care. As a result, many general practice nurses (GPNs) are taking on more advanced roles, and more routine tasks are often delegated to health care assistants.

Education
| Finance / Pensions / Retirement
| Revalidation / Appraisals

Educational podcasts and videos focusing on GP Appraisals, Pensions & HR.

Don’t forget to log your learning points & reflections as part of your CPD. CQC are particularly keen to see any evidence of your learning and how you apply it.

Education
| Revalidation / Appraisals
Colleague Feedback
Last Reviewed Date
07/12/2023

In every 5-year revalidation cycle you are required to undertake at least one colleague, and one patient feedback survey. It is important that these are conducted appropriately.

Revalidation / Appraisals
| Support
Practice Manager Supporters
Last Reviewed Date
13/12/2023

Wessex LMCs is delighted to offer support to Practice Managers through our Practice Manager Supporters who are based throughout Wessex.

Complaints
| Employment / Contracts / HR
| National Policies / Procedures
| Revalidation / Appraisals

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