Menu Home Search

Viewpoint August 2020

View the newsletter: 2008.pdf

Please see the attached August edition of the LMC Newsletter Viewpoint and accompanying documents containing information relating to topical matters listed below:

Message from Victoria Eaton – Director of Public Health for Leeds

Second Walk in Testing Centre in Leeds - University of Leeds campus

The national flu immunisation programme 2020 to 2021

Infection prevention and control guidance

Indemnity for flu vaccinations

General practice appointment updated guidance

GMS and PMS regulations changes from October 2020

Supporting Mentors Scheme and GP Fellowship programme

GMC fees and maternity leave

New GP practice profiles on the NHS website

Final pay controls

Serious Shortage Protocol for fluoxetine

Updated Standard Operating Procedures for general practice

Cervical Screening Administration Service – new telephone number

Registering patients prior to their release from secure residential estate

New restrictions on stimulant laxatives to counter risks from overuse

Sick notes for people who are shielding

Society of Occupational Medicines (SOM) Update

IT upgrades for GP practice

FIT Test

eRD Support Programme - Yorkshire Practices

Yorkshire Evening Post Article 15/8/20 - ‘We owe it to those wo died to end cycle of intolerance’

Supplementary information