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Clarendon case study wins poster prize at SAPC annual conference

  Over the last three days Nottingham has hosted the annual scientific meeting of the Society for Academic Primary Care. With 130 posters submitted, we were delighted to be awarded the poster prize.  Click on the link for the full version in pdf: Access & Continuity transform patient service in Salford GP Clarendon is in […]

Same day GP consultations by phone in successful trial - Scotsman

Dr Jon Turvill pictured at Harbours speaking to a patient. Positive results, where next in Lothian? www.scotsman.com/news/health/same-day-gp-consultations-by-phone-could-ring-change-after-successful-trial-1-2732336

St Levan in Plymouth scoops prestigious HSJ Innovation Award

  Dr Hilary Neve and Managing Partner Liz Brimacombe scoop the prestigious HSJ Innovation award.  Judges said that this was a “simple and elegant” solution to a widely experienced problem and the surgery was given the award on behalf of all Patient Access members. www.hsj.co.uk/home/innovation-and-efficiency/gp-phone-home/5052766.article   “So doctors, we’d like you to improve patient access and […]

Thurmaston features in Pulse: how we saved £90k per year

  Dr Kam Singh explains how the practice has saved so much time that a new salaried GP is not required. www.pulsetoday.co.uk/main-content/-/article_display_list/14179545/how-we-saved-90-000-a-year-through-gp-phone-triage

HSJ: Research links GP phone calls with lower A&E demand

  HSJ picks up the research linking this innovation in access with lower A&E demand HSJ: Research links GP phone calls with lower A&E demand