GPC Chair's News: 12 June 2020

The update is here

  • Risk assessment guidance for BAME and other staff 

  • BMA statement on wearing face masks (England & Wales) 

  • Shielding (England)

  • Sustainable and environmentally friendly general practice report (England)

  • A new normal - Doctors’ lives post COVID-19 

  • Minimising nosocomial infections in the NHS (England)

  • Welsh Government guidance on safe return to routine arrangements for healthcare environment (attached)

  • Northern Ireland plans for rebuilding health and social care services post-COVID 

  • Implications for life insurance following antigen and antibody tests 

  • Antibody testing

  • Covid19 Pillar 2 lab results flow into GP records

  • Referral to treatment (RTT) and re-referral 

  • Revalidation 

  • NHS Digital national GP data extraction to support COVID-19 planning and research 

  • Capturing beneficial innovation: call for examples (England) (attached)

  • BMA COVID-19 guidance 

  • Mental health and wellbeing 

  • Individual coaching support for primary care staff  

  • Other COVID-19 resources

  • Media

  • Link to GP bulletin 

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