Physician pool expands
- Shutting out salaried GPs and locums could wreck commissioning. // Pulse;3/2/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 8, p14
In this article the author discusses the importance of the profession of salaried General Practitioners (GPs) and locums in Great Britain, stressing their commissioning in the future.
- A journey few GPs will want to take. Hoey, Richard // Pulse;12/7/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 40, p16
The author reflects on the measures general practitioners (GPs) need to take to address demotivation and skepticism in clinical commission groups (CCGs) in Great Britain.
- Correction: On the alert: future priorities for alerts in clinical decision support for computerized physician order entry identified from a European workshop. // BMC Medical Informatics & Decision Making;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
A correction to the authors of the article on computerized physician order's clinical decision support is presented.
- SDSMA Foundation Secures Physicians' Foundation Medical Practice Support Grant. // South Dakota Medicine;Sept2012, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p366
The article reports on the grant secured by the nonprofit organization South Dakota State Medical Association (SDSMA) to address the needs of physicians in multiple practice settings in the state.
- Southern practices join up for free business services network. Topham-Kindley, Liane // New Zealand Doctor;2/18/2015, p14
The article reports on the participation of general practices (GPs) in Otago and Southland, New Zealand on the Southern Clinical Network, South Link Health free development offering business services for general practices. INSET: VOX POP - FRONTLINE COMMENT.
- GP misses red flags for cauda equina. // New Zealand Doctor;9/10/2014, p6
The article reports that a general practitioner has been censured by the Health and Disability Commissioner organisation in New Zealand after he failed to diagnose a case of cauda equina syndrome in a patient brought at an accident and medical centre and instead he sent him home with painkillers.
- Reader Questions. // Podiatry Coding & Billing Alert;Sep2010, Vol. 2 Issue 9, p69
The article provides an answer to a question of whether the code from the hospital subsequent care series should be reported for the actual day of discharge or the day when the physician rendered the discharged services.
- GPs told to delay referrals until April. Quinn, Ian // Pulse;3/2/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 8, p2
The article reports on a survey of 450 General Practitioners (GPs) in Great Britain that one out of eight GPs were told by the Government to delay referrals for the final quarter of the year until April 2011 which increases the tension between the National Health Services and GPs.
- More cash for out-of-hours. // Pulse;10/27/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 43, p1
Reports on British Health Minister John Hutton's promise of extra government cash to help general practitioners (GP) opt out of out-of-hours. Speech delivered at a Department of Health conference in October 2003; Addition of funds to the amount announced earlier in the year.