Practice development and support

21 November 2012


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Financial constraints and structural change are combining to put general practice under more pressure than ever before.

Practice managers and partners have their work cut out to deliver the best possible care to patients and ensure the financial health of their businesses.

Practices need to consider a range of measures including fundamental review of their business models, working with others, developing new services and creating new provider entities.

PCC has developed a range of support for general practice, created with busy managers and clinicians in mind.

This service is designed to help identify the challenges faced by your practice and the skills needed to address them. The emphasis is on clear, practical solutions that benefit your practice and support you to make more of your time.

A range of workshops to brief the practice team on the latest developments and support them to gain essential skills and knowledge. Workshops take place in your area at a time and date that suits you.

Practice staff can also attend national scheduled events which bring the most knowledgeable speakers, policy makers and opinion formers together with clinical leaders and managers to debate the big issues of the day. These events are an opportunity to learn, influence and network.

A rapidly growing range of clear and authoritative e-learning courses on current and useful topics. Available online around the clock, there are courses for all members of the practice. Many of the courses count towards CPD.

PCC is in partnership with iQ Medical to offer proven software tools to make the business run more smoothly. The iQ Medical range reduces the time and labour of producing practice policies, helps you assure your governance arrangements to keep the practice safe and legal and promotes efficiency.

Where practices are already part of a group, such as LMC or local federation, support is available at discounted rates.

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