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     2  +1 2014 mar 05nhs frequent flyer analysisNHS 111 redirecting ' frequent fliers' back to GPs | News Article The analysis of the pilots showed that they had 'not delivered the ... commission arrangements such that a frequent flyer can be triaged by a GP.
     2  ~ 2014 feb 20pulsePULSE | GP news, views, jobs and education | A dedicated service Pulse provides GP news, jobs and education. A dedicated service for GPs since 1960.
     3  +71 2014 jan 15the pulse magazine
     3  -2 2013 dec 29advertise on homeopathy websiteHomeopathic health claims broke advertising code of practice The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled that homeopathic ... website also breached the Committee of Advertising Practice Code, the ASA  ...
     4  -1 2014 jan 02gp prescribe adhdGPs feeling pressurised to prescribe unlicensed medication for GPs are feeling pressurised to prescribe unlicensed medication for adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ( ADHD ) because of  ...
     4  +5 2013 dec 20shared business servicesNHS Shared Business Services profits up 88% | News Article | Pulse Annual accounts seen by Pulse show that NHS Shared Business Services grew its profits from £4.2m in 2011 to £7.8m in 2012, with the  ...
     5  -3 2014 feb 25northern ireland gp contractNorthern Irish GPs clinch last-minute contract deal | News Article GPs in Northern Ireland have secured a negotiated contract deal to ... The decision also leaves only English GPs with an imposed GP contract ,  ...
     5  +14 2014 feb 16pulse pls 234 pots germanyJobbing Doctor | Jobbing Doctor | Pulse TodayThese four surgeons have been active in the last ten plus years
     5  -2 2014 feb 14echo bnpUse BNP to decide on echo in heart failure, say researchers | News GPs should use BNP testing and a list of clinical features, rather than ECGs, to determine whether a patient with suspected heart failure needs  ...
     5  +21 2014 jan 07what is qmasQ&A: The end of QMAS , and the launch of CQRS and GPES ... - PulseChanges to the way practices receive their QOF payments from April mean QMAS will be replaced by a data extraction service. Alisdair Stirling  ...
     5  +3 2013 dec 27medical defense unionGP medical defence costs rise to almost £7,000 per year | News The rise in indemnity costs is slightly higher than last year when Medical Defence Union fees rose by 11% for salaried GPs and 3% for partners.
     6  +3 2014 feb 04gp practice manager jobsDemotivated practice managers consider new career as vacancies The practice managers are the ones that just get the job done. ... 8,000 GP practice managers in England, said practice managers were dealing  ...
     6  +4 2014 jan 30summary care recordNHS England to rebrand 'toxic' Summary Care Records | News Summary Care Records may be rebranded due to the 'toxicity' around the future of the programme, said NHS England's director of technology  ...
     6  +5 2013 dec 10mdical indemnity ukExclusive: GP medical indemnity costs have risen by over four times the ... to 10 sessions in England , but it would be reviewing prices in June.
     7  +60 2014 mar 05ukviews life personal domainJonathan Shapiro | Jonathan Shapiro | Pulse TodayIt may be so in our personal lives , where doing things for the sake of ..... publish such information in the public domain , politically incorrect as it  ...
     8  +24 2014 mar 05milk and more ukviewsGPs to Be | GPs To Be | Pulse TodayIf I hear one more smoker tell me, 'my grandmother smoked 60 a day
     8  +20 2014 feb 20work for 40k overseas today£ 40k - £50k | JOBS | PulseJob search results for. ... Pulse Today ... Return to Job Home page. Sign up. Sign up here in order to be able to apply for jobs , save searches, create RSS feeds ... East Midlands, North West, Bermuda, USA, Europe, North, North East, Overseas   ...
     8  +53 2014 feb 17gp manager contract'Dramatic' changes to GP contract by next April as Hunt spells out the GP contract will be rewritten by next April to ensure a 'dramatic ... proactively managing their care and deciding how out-of-hours care  ...
     8  -1 2014 feb 04cqc management companiesHundreds of GP practices sign-up for software to prepare for CQC The company , iQ Medical, said it had received orders for its iQ CQC Management system from 21 practice manager groups, clinical  ...
     8  +15 2014 jan 29pandemrix swine fluSwine flu vaccine 'caused narcolepsy' admits Government | News The Pandemrix swine flu vaccine was introduced in October 2009 and by March 2010 it is estimated that 24% of children under the age of five  ...
     9  ~ 2014 mar 03this policy is based on our fundamentalCQC inspections set to be based on 11 ' fundamental ' standards The Government has released a new list of 11 ' fundamental ' standards ... By continuing to use this site you agree to our cookies policy below:.
     9  -6 2014 feb 10neil sherringNeil Sherring | Pulse TodayNeil Sherring's comment | 16 May 2013 4:22pm. The cost of calling 0844 numbers from a mobile phone can be as much as 41p (source OFCOM  ...
     9  ~ 2014 feb 09paracetamol expert reportNICE warns against prescribing paracetamol for osteoarthritis - PulseNICE has warned GPs against prescribing paracetamol for patients with osteoarthritis after its experts said they were 'extremely concerned' about the links of higher doses to cardiovascular, ... Report this comment · Katherine  ...
     9  -5 2014 feb 05gp irecrutementGP recruitment concern is 'no compelling reason' for pay increase The Doctors and Dentists Review Body (DDRB) had noted that 'salaried GP recruitment and retention is a problem for some areas of England'  ...
     9  -2 2014 feb 02pulse extensions problemPractices given extension for logging DES achievement after ... - PulseGP practices have been given a five-day extension for logging achievement against the learning disability DES after a CQRS problem meant  ...
     9  ~ 2014 jan 28gp appointment letterCharge patients for missed GP appointments, says report | News Charging patients for missing a GP appointment or going to A&E ... where possible to ensure patients have received their appointment letter .
     9  +25 2014 jan 24non nhs doctors ukNHS England insists GP practices remaining fully open on ... - PulseEvery GP practice in England will have to remain open from 8am to 6:30pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve following a ' non -negotiable'  ...
     9  -5 2014 jan 07out of hoursGP responsibility for out-of-hours care to be reviewed as Hunt A major NHS review will consider the possibility of GPs taking back out-of-hours care, as the health secretary reiterated that 'inaccessible  ...
     10  -1 2014 mar 06wokingham gp consortiumSecond wave of pathfinder consortia revealed | News Article | Pulse Exclusive: GP consortia selected in the second wave of pathfinders are almost a third smaller than those named in the initial group, suggesting  ...
     10  +13 2014 feb 18pulse newsGP news | PulseNHS England delays care.data scheme to 'build understanding' of benefits. 18 February 2014 | By Alex Matthews-King. NHS England has announced it will  ...
     10  +5 2014 feb 17cut to cope with stressGPs cut work commitments to cope with rising workload and stress Exclusive: GPs are taking drastic action to reduce their stress levels, with many cutting the numbers of sessions they are doing, changing  ...
     11  +4 2014 mar 04lipitor patent expirationPrice of atorvastatin plummets 93% as patent ends | News Article It comes after the patent for atorvastatin held by Pfizer expired yesterday, and a legal block on prescribing generic versions was lifted.
     11  -1 2014 feb 08regulation of pulseWales to press ahead with alcohol and cigarette regulation ... - PulseMinimum prices for alcohol and standardised tobacco packaging will go ahead in Wales if ministers have the legal powers required.
     11  +81 2014 feb 01occupational health supportNHS England axes funding for GP occupational health support GPs suffering exhaustion and stress will no longer be provided with any centrally funded occupational health support unless there are formal  ...
     11  +90 2014 jan 28shingles vaccine ageGPs told to refuse shingles vaccination for 71 to 78 year olds | News GPs are being told to turn down requests from people aged 71 to 78 years for the shingles vaccination even though this goes against patients'  ...
     11  -3 2013 dec 23general practice softwareMore than 1000 GP practices have bought software costing hundreds of ... apprehension in general practice about signing up to the regulator.
     12  ~ 2014 mar 02gp car insuranceGP drivers most likely to make car insurance claims | News Article GPs are more likely than any other professional to make a car insurance claim, according to research from an insurance company.
     12  -4 2014 feb 26gp irecruitmentGP recruitment drive stalls as deaneries increase intake by just 95 Exclusive: Deaneries have recruited only 95 additional GP trainees to begin training next month, casting serious doubt on whether Health  ...
     12  -5 2014 feb 11distrust technologyWhy the distrust of technology ? | Letter | Pulse TodayIn my experience telehealth supports self-care and ensures face-to-face contacts are meaningful, appropriate and built round patients' needs.
     12  -5 2014 feb 09pulse news fundingGP leaders officially support Pulse's campaign to save GP Exclusive GP leaders have backed Pulse's call for NHS England to reconsider its decision to axe funding for occupational health support for  ...
     12  -5 2014 jan 31swine flue vaccinationThe Government has admitted that they have found a 'causal association' between swine flu vaccination and narcolepsy in children and  ...
     12  +1 2014 jan 29nhs for illegal immigrantsGPs forced to register illegal immigrants after threat of legal action and treat known illegal immigrants because of the threat of legal action, ... the Essex practice, with each patient providing an NHS number.
     12  ~ 2013 dec 21swine flu vaccination
     12  +52 2013 dec 07practice manager jobsExclusive GPs face a potential recruitment 'timebomb' to replace practice managers leaving the profession due to stress, as agencies report a  ...
     13  +43 2014 jan 20nhs pension amountHow they calculate your NHS pension | News Article | Pulse TodayHow they calculate your NHS pension . 5 April 2007. Print; Email. Comment; Rate ; Save. All GPs should keep a close and careful eye on their pension and to do  ...
     13  +1 2014 jan 15gp doctors coursesPulse provides GP news, jobs and education. ... Dr Ivan Benett, answers questions from GP Dr Pam Brown on exercise post MI, up-titration of β blockers and  ...
     13  +18 2013 dec 21ukviews simply health ukviewsBig data = big deal | Blog - PulseThis site is intended for health professionals only ... practices to the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) ... In my personal view, care.data is simply NPFiT re-animated, and will quite likely suffer the same fate.
     13  -1 2013 dec 17uk private blood testPrivate blood tests pushing up patient attendance rates and ... - PulsePrivate blood tests pushing up patient attendance rates and
     13  +4 2013 dec 06oxted health centreOxted Health Centre | JOBS | PulseEmployer details for Oxted Health Centre . ... Further details. Address 10 Gresham Road Oxted Surrey RH8 0BQ. Email hamedkhan88@hotmail.co.uk  ...
     13  +5 2013 dec 06gp privat nursePrivate firms turn to nurses ahead of 'expensive' GPs | News Article Exclusive Private providers competing for NHS contracts have ... and a GP in Salisbury, said: 'Using experienced nurses with enhanced  ...
     13  +1 2013 dec 04wimpole rd suregeryWimpole Road Surgery | JOBS | PulseEmployer details for Wimpole Road Surgery . ... Jobs at Wimpole Road Surgery . Back; New search. Further details. Address 52,Wimpole Road CO1 2DL
     14  -12 2014 feb 13gp recruitment
     14  -4 2014 feb 09poulse irvineMarie-Louise Irvine | Pulse TodayMarie-Louise Irvine's comment | 15 November 2013 7:46am. How is a QALY gain of one day a "substantial QALY gain"? Who makes these decisions and why?
     14  ~ 2014 feb 04vitamin d testingVitamin D testing guidance to prompt 'sea change' for GPs | News GPs should test vitamin D levels in patients who display symptoms of deficiency and those with underlying bone disease who may benefit from  ...
     14  +3 2013 dec 10mr abir bhattacharyya entRight referral: ENT (1 CPD hour) | Article | Pulse TodayConsultant ENT surgeon Mr Abir Bhattacharyya and colleagues offer advice on when to refer patients with ENT problems. Full CPD module  ...
     14  ~ 2013 dec 06primaty care today blogThe DNA: the last true perk of primary care | Blogs | Pulse TodayCharge patients for DNAs? As in, actually penalise patients financially for not turning up to my surgery? Are these people crazy?
     15  +86 2014 feb 27jim bissettJames Bissett | Pulse TodayJames Bissett's comment | 18 October 2013 10:34am. Be afraid be very afraid.This looks like a return to last years already overloaded work load   ...
     15  -2 2014 feb 07gp pratice manager contractGP practices report payment 'chaos' after 1 April handover | News Exclusive: GP practices are reporting the 1 April transfer of responsibility
     15  +2 2014 jan 28antibiotic and coughGPs should refuse rather than delay antibiotics for coughs and colds GPs should say 'no' to patients who request antibiotics for minor respiratory infections rather than use the NICE-recommended practice of  ...
     15  -11 2014 jan 25nhs choose and bookChoose and Book to be re-launched | News Article | Pulse TodayNHS England is planning a major relaunch of Choose and Book in a bid to make electronic referrals 'universally available' by 2015 - but the  ...
     15  ~ 2014 jan 14aleve for arthritisConsider switch to naproxen in arthritis patients, GPs urged | News High doses of naproxen are not associated with the excess cardiovascular risk of other non-steroidal antiflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and GPs  ...
     15  -10 2014 jan 08choose and book
     15  ~ 2014 jan 08flu vaccine ingredientsFlu vaccine pilot in children delayed over pork ingredient concerns A childhood flu vaccination programme has been delayed due to parental objections to the pork gelatine which is an ingredient in the vaccine.
     15  +14 2013 dec 21ukviws simply health ukviews
     16  -8 2014 mar 07nhs health checkNHS Health Checks have 'modest' effect on reducing CVD risk - PulseResearchers found those who had an NHS Health Check had a statistically significant fall of two percentage points in their mean CVD risk.
     16  ~ 2014 feb 12best 50 bannersPulse Power 50power50 banner . 10%. 100%. 50 . 49. 48. 47. 46. 45. 44. 43. 42. 41. 40. 39. 38. 37 . 36. 35. 34. 33. 32. 31. 30. 29. 28 ... A fixture near the top of Pulse's Power 50 .
     16  -4 2014 jan 04gp surgery jobsThe practice managers are the ones that just get the job done.' ... represents 8,000 GP practice managers in England, said practice managers  ...
     16  +14 2013 dec 21books on referralsHospitals booking urgent Choose and Book referrals into 'shadow Exclusive: Hospital trusts are booking urgent GP referrals made through Choose and Book into non-existent 'shadow' slots before rearranging  ...
     16  ~ 2013 dec 13fda argue rivaroxaban spafp1 Power 50 Cover oct2013_V4_Y.indd - Pulseprogramme, while the GPC will argue .... diabetes mellitus, prior stroke or transient ischaemic attack ( SPAF ). 2. ... 10 mg rivaroxaban orally once daily; initial dose should be taken 6 to 10 ..... satisfy a US FDA requirement for all.
     17  -1 2014 mar 07uk dedicated servicesPulse provides GP news, jobs and education. A dedicated service for GPs since 1960. ... NHS England care.data tweet 'incorrect', advisers claim  ...
     17  +18 2014 feb 16nhs pension schemePrivate providers to gain access to NHS Pension Scheme from April Private providers will gain access to the NHS Pension Scheme from next year under Government proposals to ensure a 'truly plural NHS  ...
     17  +11 2014 feb 13nhs pensions
     17  ~ 2014 jan 14daily telegraph defence supplementA new CCG allocation formula, in defence of the Liverpool Care The Telegraph quotes a consultant in palliative care who claims that the ... Food Manufacturers' Association argued that daily supplements are  ...
     17  -11 2014 jan 08albuterol inhaler otcAsda to sell salbutamol inhalers over the counter without a GP Salbutamol inhalers will be sold over the counter at supermarkets for the first time this month, meaning patients will no longer have to visit their  ...
     17  ~ 2014 jan 04legal letter templatesLMCs could face legal action over template letters for GPs to refuse Exclusive: LMCs could face legal action over advice to GPs to refuse requests for support from benefit claimants, as campaign groups consult  ...
     17  -8 2013 dec 13email sent in anger“A two-line email sent in anger led to a full- scale, four-month ... - PulseA two-line email sent in anger led to a full- scale, four-month investigat.
     17  -9 2013 dec 11private blood testsHalf of GPs have seen a jump in the number of patients attending practices following private screening of their glucose or cholesterol levels  ...
     18  +7 2014 feb 21nhs pension calculatorAll GPs should keep a close and careful eye on their pension and to do this they must understand exactly how it is calculated . Here Andy Blake  ...
     18  +83 2014 feb 19lansley risk registerGovernment blocks release of NHS reforms risk register | News Ministers have vetoed the release of the risk register outlining the ... Mr Lansley claimed the move was necessary in order to protect the 'safe  ...
     18  +5 2014 feb 13nhs pension
     18  +6 2014 feb 05gpes i interoperability standardInside Information | Hadrian Moss | Pulse TodayThe need for interoperability is clear and I strongly suspect the technology
     18  +5 2014 feb 04gpes i interoperability standardsThe need for interoperability is clear and I strongly suspect the .... As the Neil Sedaka song goes , Breaking Up Is Hard To Do and despite all best ... forms a core part of one of the CQC Essential Standards on patient records.
     18  +10 2013 dec 19back pain physiotherapyEarly physiotherapy referral 'best for back pain ' | News Article | Pulse GPs referring patients with low back pain for urgent physiotherapy halve the chances of that patient having to undergo surgery or steroid  ...
     18  +5 2013 dec 04asthma inhaler costAsthma inhaler cost reduced by 40% | News Article | Pulse TodayA manufacturer has announced a large reduction in the cost of its low-dose dry- powder asthma inhaler .
     19  -14 2014 mar 07england flight bookings systemNew choose and book system 'will be based on flight bookings ' - PulseNHS England today said that the relaunched system - first reported by ... will be based on the design of flight booking websites and will be  ...
     19  +82 2014 feb 17gp publishingGPs won't be forced to reveal individual pay as part of contract deal GPs will not be expected to publish their individual earnings as part of new transparency measures included in the GP contract deal, the  ...
     19  -14 2014 jan 25choose and book nhs
     19  +8 2014 jan 10legal action letter template
     20  -5 2014 mar 06vitamin d test
     20  -14 2014 jan 24choos and boo nhs
     20  ~ 2013 dec 28swine flu vaccine
     20  ~ 2013 dec 26london management centre facebookReferral management centres across London under review | News Exclusive NHS London has launched an SHA-wide review of the capital's referral ... Referral management centres are used across London to triage GP referrals for a ... Join the discussion on Facebook , Twitter and LinkedIn.
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