Winter Indemnity Scheme for out-of-hours work
NHS England has announced it will again be running an indemnity scheme to support GPs doing extra out-of-hours/ unscheduled care work and extended hours between 1 October 2018 and 31 March 2019. Click below to find out more and to apply.Winter Indemnity Scheme for out-of-hours work
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The Department of Health in England and the Welsh government are discussing with medical defence organisations the introduction of a state-backed indemnity scheme for GPs in England and Wales.
Dental defence organisation MDDUS has recruited two new advisers in their London office, as membership continues to grow throughout the UK.
CERTAIN things are sadly inevitable every winter, including the increase in patients presenting in GP surgeries with sore throats, earaches, sinusitis, colds and other flu-like illnesses – but also the upsurge in demand for antibiotics.
Professor Stephen Porter offers advice on recognising the signs of this increasingly common disease