Inside ‘outstanding’ care at a Yorkshire surgery

The Lincoln Green Surgery in Leeds was recently rated as ‘outstanding’ by the CQC for its care for those with mental health problems. Practice manager Charlotte Eastwood provides us with an inside view on the improvements the practice has...

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The future for clinical pharmacists in general practice

Can clinical pharmacists solve the crisis in primary care? Adrian Richardson, regional medical director at The Practice Group, looks at the potential for pharmacists to help manage the workload of general practice, offering additional services and improving the patient...

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Meeting the Complex Care Needs of an Ageing Population

Sue Handforth, Clinical Training Manager at The Practice Group explores the role of the Complex Care Assistant, which is becoming ever more critical to the provision of home-based healthcare.    Given the UK’s ageing population and the number of elderly people...

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The Practice Group nominated for its second major award in two months

The Practice Group, one of the largest nationwide independent NHS providers of primary and community-based care, are delighted to see their Clinical Nurse Training Manager for Complex Care, Sue Handforth, shortlisted for the ‘Good Nurse Award’ in the West...

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Hounslow Council, The Practice Group and Leading Ophthalmic Partners Co-host Preventing and Managing Sight Loss Conference

Learn about some of the biggest issues associated with sight loss from industry experts including the RNIB, The International Glaucoma Association and the Middlesex Association for the Blind   The London Borough of Hounslow is partnering with The Practice Group and...

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The Practice Group nominated for two Nursing Times Workforce Awards

The Practice Group nominated for two Nursing Times Workforce Awards

The Practice Group, who design and deliver innovative approaches to primary care across England, has been nominated as a finalist for two Nursing Times Workforce Awards.   Having received entries from almost 100 organisations, the first ever Nursing Times Workforce...

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Broughton Gate Health Centre moves to the highly anticipated Brooklands Health Centre

Broughton Gate Health Centre moves to the highly anticipated Brooklands Health Centre

The Practice Group is delighted to be moving into the Brooklands Health Centre in the Eastern Expansion Area of Milton Keynes; this exciting new facility has been built by Milton Keynes Council to increase access to primary care for...

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Complex Care for the Elderly Under Increasing Pressure

With the UK’s continuously ageing population (according to Age UK, 1 in 5 people currently in the UK will live to see their 100th birthday), elderly people are facing a heightened number of health problems, causing a growing need for...

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