Upper GI Cancer Event

What is it:  Upper GI Cancer Event When is it:  Thursday 23 May 2019 | 09:30 – 16:00 Where is it:  London (TBC) Of interest to:  Clinical staff Summary:  South East London Cancer Alliance and Kent and Medway Cancer Alliance have organised a workshop aimed at helping to improve upper GI cancer care […]

‘Immunisation Matters’ Day

What is it:  ‘Immunisation Matters’ Day When is it:  Wednesday 8 May 2019 | 09:30 – 16:00 Where is it:  The Village Hotel, Castle View, Forstal Rd, Maidstone, ME14 3AQ Of interest to:  Practice Nurses Summary:  NHS England and Public Health England have organised a day for both GP practice clinical and […]

GP IT Newsletter

What is it:  GP IT Newsletter – week commencing 11 March 2019 Of interest to:  Practice Managers Summary:  Please find below the GP IT Newsletter produced by NEL CSU, whihc provides updates on the following subjects:  Escalation Procedure, Business Case/Third Party Requests, Guidance regarding controlled drugs in Vision and proposed rollout dates […]

Diabetes Information Prescriptions

What is it:  Diabetes Information Prescriptions Of interest to:  GPs, Practice Nurses Summary:  Diabetes Information Prescriptions are now available.  The following attachments explain what Diabetes Information Prescriptions are; and how to turn on Information Prescriptions in order to enable practice staff to autofill and save a copy in the patient’s records.  […]

Wet AMD Procurement Market Engagement Event

What is it:  Wet AMD Procurement Market Engagement Event When is it:  Friday 22 March 2019 | 10:00 – 11:00 Where is it:  SKC CCG Offices, Dover Council Offices, White Cliffs Business Park, Dover, CT16 3PJ Of interest to:  Practice Managers Summary:  South Kent Coast CCG is holding a market event concerning […]

Lung Cancer Event

What is it:  Lung Cancer Event When is it:  Tuesday 30 April 2019 | 09:30 – 16:00 Where is it:  London (TBC) Of interest to:  Clinical staff Summary:  South East London Cancer Alliance and Kent and Medway Cancer Alliance have organised a workshop aimed at helping to improve lung cancer care […]

Pneumonia Hospital Admissions

What is it:  Pneumonia Hospital Admissions Of interest to:  Clinical staff Summary:  The graph included in the link below shows the actual vs predicted weekly hospital admissions for pneumonia to East Kent Hospitals since July 2018, and clearly demonstrates a reduction in the number of patients being admitted to hospital with […]