Summary of advice to practices to help prepare for the end of the transition period following the UK's exit from the European Union on 31st December 2020.
Practice Manager Appraisals
Owing to support and funding from NHS England, the LMC have been able to recruit and train a cohort of freelance Practice Manager Appraisers, all of whom are currently working as Practice Managers across the Humber area. Appraisals are an opportunity for reflection on the manager’s work and approach, and to help identify areas for ongoing improvement and development. There is also the opportunity to repeat the review with the same Appraiser at agreed intervals, such as six-monthly or annually. More details on the scheme can be found here. If you are interested in being part of this scheme, then please contact us by email at email@example.com.
Having an up to date partnership agreement in place is vitally important in avoiding costly and prolonged disputes which can cause great instability and uncertainty in a practice. However it’s crucial that you get the right support and advice in developing an agreement which covers all likely issues and provides protection for all parties. This Humberside LMCs guide was created to help practices access legal advice in producing a new agreement, or reviewing or updating an existing agreement.
This is a link to the area of the BMA website which provides lots of information to help GPs and Practice Managers in the daily management of GP premises.