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Wessex LMCs Audio Podcasts

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Take a listen to " An Introduction to Podcasts from Wessex LMCs ". Nigel Watson,CEO and Gareth Bryant, Deputy CEO, discuss the benefits of Podcasts and how they can work for you.

You can record your reflections from the podcasts on this form or via your learning diary https://www.fourteenfish.com/about/learningdiary ​​​​​​CQC are particularly keen to see any evidence of your listening and how you apply it.

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 3rd June 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack & Lisa Harding and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

Mindfulness

Dr Sarah Kay, GP Fellow at Wessex LMCs interviews Dr Maret Dymond-Bassett, Clinical Psychologist on Mindfulness for our patients, ourselves and our children. Resource:  https://www.gponline.com/wellbeing-gps-mindfulness-gps/article/1399478

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 27th May 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack & Lisa Harding and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

FAQs for PM Webinar 27th May 2020

3rd GP Webinar Recording on Covid19 held on 22 May 2020

This Webinar was hosted by Nigel Watson with Contributions from:

Dr Ali Corke Rural GP Wiltshire and LMC Vice Chair

Dr Tom Bertram GP Hampshire and PCN CD

Dr Elizabeth Hersch GP Bath and PCN CD

Dr Ravin Ramtohal GP Dorset

Dr Gareth Bryant Deputy Chief Executive of Wessex LMCs

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 20th May 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

FAQs for PM Webinar 20th May 2020

Home Working and Negotiating with Family During Lockdown

In this podcast Dr Sarah Kay, GP Fellow talks with Frances about the challenges of home working and ideas that may help in your household. Frances Cushway, is a Registered Career Coach and specialises in supporting mothers in the transitions to and from maternity leave.

Memory cafes – thinking differently in our ‘new normal’

Dr Laura Edwards talks with nurse Kim Badcock about her highly successful dementia support initiative at their surgery. An idea that works for patients, carers and the surgery and that has managed to transform through COVID. A concept that could be transferred to other long term conditions. Could this be for your surgery or PCN?

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 13th May 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

FAQs for PM Webinar 13th May 2020

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 6th May 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

Shielded Patients - Clarification:

We discussed on the webinar today the length of time patients need to shield for and there were some queries on this. Please see below the guidance issued by NHSE/I on the 5th May 2020 which clarifies the position:

Government is currently advising people to shield until at least the 30 June (irrespective of when the letter from the NHS was received) and is regularly monitoring this position. Further information about shielding will be published in due course by Government and individuals currently shielding notified.

FAQs for PM Webinar 6th May 2020

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 29th April 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

FAQs from PM webinar 29th April 2020

Change of pace – in it for the long haul

In this podcast Dr Laura Edwards and Dr Tamsin Betts, GP Coach at the Dorset Primary Care Workforce Centre and Yoga teacher, discuss the challenges we are facing as the COVID journey looks like a longer, slower state of affairs than initially thought. Some of us might be heading for an energy dip – why and what can we do?

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 22nd April 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Nigel Watson, Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

FAQs from PM Webinar 22nd April 2020

General Practice Nurse Experience of Covid19

In this podcast Helene Irvine, Nurse Advisor to Wessex LMCs, talks with Clare Mechen, Nurse Manager at the Adam Practice and Amber Truscott, Senior Nurse Manager at the Camrose, Gillies and Hackwood Partnership about the experience of Covid19 on the frontline in Primary Care

Introducing the Lost Update

Whilst we all work through the first wave of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic Dr Andrew Morrice has put some selected elements of ‘The Lost Update' which he discusses with Dr Laura Edwards.

The Lost Update resources can be found here: https://www.wessexlmcs.com/thelostupdateonlinetraining

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 15th April 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

FAQs from PM Webinar 15th April 2020

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 8th April 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Nigel Watson, Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations. 

FAQs from the PM webinar 8th April 2020

Managing Patient Records

In this podcast Louise Greenwood, Director of Wessex LEaD talks with Michelle Lombardi, Director of Primary Care about the 'Managing Patient Records' lunch and learn.

You can access the Managing Patient Records lunch and learn here: https://www.wessexlmcs.com/lunchandlearn/view/21

The calm before the storm – coping with uncertainty and dread

Dr Laura Edwards, Director at Wessex LMCs talks with Stuart Somerville, former intelligence officer with the military about how you can deal with the uncertainty before really difficult situations arise.

Weekly Webinar for Practice Managers - 1st April 2020

An opportunity for PMs to hear the latest guidance on Covid 19 with Carole Cusack, Lisa Harding & Michelle Lombardi, and for the PMs to share their experiences and frustrations.

Note: Pharmacy provision over the Easter bank holiday - We are awaiting for confirmation from the Central Team regarding changes to pharmacy provision and will share it with you as soon as we hear

* Correction - the IIF fund which is going to PCNs should be 27p per weighted population, not 7p.

FAQs from PM Webinar 1st April 2020

For clarification on self-isolation please read these guidelines: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/self-isolation-advice/

Health & Safety in Practice During Covid-19

In this podcast Carole Cusack, Director of Primary Care at Wessex LMCs talks with Gary Hepburn, Managing Director of Sirius Business Services about the latest Health and Safety challenges in Practice.

Home Working Checklist

Taking control in unprecedented times - simple tools in 5 minutes

Louise Greenwood, Director of Education and Training for Wessex LMCs talks to Lucy Hadley from The Development People. They introduce some techniques for helping PMs through this time of Covid 19.

Video from the Development People about Covid-19:  https://youtu.be/BEgixHAPNCg

Resources from the Development People:  https://www.tdphealthcareplus.co.uk/resources/

A model for hot and cold sites during the Covid period – a practice’s story

A Podcast with Dr Laura Edwards, Medical Director at Wessex LMCs and Dr Anna Reed, Partner at Camrose, Gillies and Hackwood Partnership.

Top tips for video consultations for the beginner

In this podcast, Dr Laura Edwards, Medical Director at Wessex LMCs and Dr Ramona Mascas, NHS GP and a GP experienced in video consultations with Doctor Care Anywhere, discuss top tips for video consultations.

Resilience – when it all feels too difficult

In this podcast Louise Greenwood, Director of Wessex LEaD speaks to Sheela Hobden from Bluegreen Coaching about resilience and wellbeing. This is a great resource to share with all in primary care including reception and admin staff.

Tier 2 Visas

Clare Sieber, Medical Director at Wessex LMCs and Julia Hempenstall, GP Fellow discuss what a tier two visa is and why it is relevant.

CQC Podcasts 

Provider Information Collection: In this first CQC podcast Carole Cusack, Director of Primary Care and Helene Irvine, Practice Nurse Advisor, discuss CQC's provider information collection.

Update on CQC : In this next podcast Carole Cusack, Director of Primary Care and Helene Irvine, Practice Nurse Advisor, discuss discuss the major themes that CQC are concentrating on at this time.

Focus on Pre-Inspection: In this podcast Carole Cusack, Director of Primary Care and Helene Irvine, Practice Nurse Advisor, discuss top tips for CQC pre-inspection and inspection on the day

NHS Resolution

Dr Nigel Watson, CEO of Wessex LMCs talks with Anne Rothery, Vicky Voller and Manda Copage from NHS Resolution about the services they offer.

Sessional GP Discussion with a focus on Pensions

Dr Julia Hempenstall, GP Fellow at Wessex LMCs, discusses pensions for sessional GPs with Dr Krishan Aggarwal. Krishan is a member of the sessional GPs subcommittee, GPC UK and deputy chair of the BMA pensions committee.

Teaching of Undergraduate Medical Students

Dr Nigel Watson, CEO Wessex LMCs visits the Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton to discuss the teaching of undergraduate medical students with Dr Gavin Pereira, Dr Pritti Aggarwal and Dr Deborah Ros.

Physician Associates Podcast

Nigel Watson, CEO talks to Andy Sharman (Wessex Primary Care Training Hub) about the role of the Physician Associate in General Practice

Finance for PMs Podcast

Matt Perkins, PM Supporter & PM in the New Forest, discusses what PMs need to think about as the end of the financial year approaches with Louise Greenwood, Director of Education and Training at Wessex LMCs. Please see below resource documents in conjunction with this podcast.

Budget 2018-19

Cashflow calculator

Incoming Reporting Checklist

Salary Totals

This second podcast looks at the end of the financial year & planning for the new one, budgeting, the Ready Reckoner and lots more

Please see the NHS Ready Reckoner

https://www.england.nhs.uk/publication/general-medical-services-gms-ready-reckoner-2020-21/

Legal Update for PMs Podcast

Shanee Baker, LMC Law offers some top legal tips for PMs whilst chatting to Michelle Lombardi, Director of Primary Care at Wessex LMCs.

Group Consultations Podcast

Helene Irvine, Practice Nurse Advisor at Wessex LMCs discusses a new way of working with Louise Greenwood, Director of Education and Training at Wessex LMCs.

GDPR, SARS and Information Governance Podcast

Adam Horton-Tuckett from the Commissioning Support Unit talks to Michelle Lombardi , Director of Primary Care at Wessex LMCs about the Information Governance queries that are challenging general practices at the moment.

Health and Safety Podcast

Gary Hepburn, Sirius Business Services, is in discussion with Louise Greenwood, Director of Education and Training at Wessex LMCs, giving managers to top tips for Health and Safety in their surgeries.

Safeguarding Podcasts

The next few audio podcasts are on Safeguarding with Wendy Thorogood, Consultant Nurse Safeguarding and Dr Clare Sieber. Medical Director at Wessex LMCs.

These Podcasts have been supported by The Wessex GP Educational Trust.

You can record your reflections from the podcasts on this form or via your learning diary https://www.fourteenfish.com/about/learningdiary ​​​​​​CQC are particularly keen to see any evidence of your listening and how you apply it.

Safeguarding Podcast 1: “ Training Requirements for Adult and Children’s Safeguarding – what are they and what do they mean.”

The next 5 podcasts introduce some new concepts with advice as to how GPs and practice staff can apply this learning.

Safeguarding Podcast 2: “ Hoarding – the cause & effect and mental health implications”

Safeguarding Podcast 3: “ Intrafamilial Abuse & how to identify Early Indicators

Safeguarding Podcast 4: “ Safeguarding Reviews – Domestic Homicide, the LeDeR (Learning Disabilities Mortality Review Programme), and the new Children’s Reviews which are now called Partnership Reviews”

Safeguarding Podcast 5: “ Cuckooing & County-Lines – what are they and how to spot early warning signs.”

Safeguarding Podcast 6: "Contextual Safeguarding – the wider responsibilities and the implications for Primary Care Networks"

Safeguarding Podcast 7: " Safeguarding - Focus on the isolation of the elderly "

Safeguarding Podcast 8:  "Child Safeguarding during Covid-19 - Safeguarding issues for children during Covid-19"

Safeguarding Podcast 9: "Level 3 Safeguarding Multi Agency Discussion"

This Podcast brings you a multi-disciplinary discussion about the challenges and triumphs of working in the world of Child and Adult Safeguarding.  Police, Social Services and General Practice bring their perspectives and discuss the issues they have tackled whilst working across agencies.

With thanks to Wendy Thorogood, Safeguarding Trainer, Sally Mortimore, Managing Director of Aid Hour, Dr Mary Fenske GP and Mark Pearson CEO Excelsior Safeguarding Ex Police Officer.

 

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