TITLE

Risk management can benefit GPs

PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
GP: General Practitioner;9/2/2002, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the issue of risk management related to the practice of medical professionals in Great Britain. Aspects of risk management; Benefits of the increase in the importance of risk management issues; Need for a culture change in the medical scenario.
ACCESSION #
8839982

 

Related Articles

  • Risk-management prize.  // GP: General Practitioner;9/2/2002, p7 

    Reports on the launch of the first ever competition to find the practice that has introduced the best risk management initiative in Great Britain. Eligibility for candidates for the competition; Prize for the winner of the competition; Details about the availability of competition entry forms.

  • GPs breaking rules on risk management procedures. Cameron, Ian // Pulse;9/2/2002, Vol. 62 Issue 33, p17 

    Focuses on the failure of general practitioners (GP) in setting up mandatory risk management procedures. Survey conducted on GP by the Medical Defence Union; Absence of guidelines for the nurses administering drugs and vaccines without a GP consultation; Failure on the installation of system...

  • Your views: GPs go out of business. Nana, Ahmed // GP: General Practitioner;3/17/2014, p14 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Viewpoint: BMA Deputy Chairman on Why the Decline in GP Funding Must be Reversed" in the March 7, 2014 issue.

  • GPs praised for risk management.  // Pulse;5/19/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 20, p19 

    Reports that MIA General Insurance has praised general practitioners for improved risk management procedures after freezing its professional indemnity rates.

  • Managing the risks of delay. Green, Stephen; Goodwin, Helen // GP: General Practitioner;11/4/2002, p32 

    Presents advice to general practitioners on managing the risks of delay in diagnosis. Explanation to patients the likely response time for treatment to take effect and follow-up plans; Ensure of details included in referral letters; Launch of a risk-management competition supported by 'GP' to...

  • Consortia pool financial risk.  // Pulse;2/23/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p4 

    The article reports on the action of the general practitioner (GP) consortia in Great Britain towards financial risk pooling by agreeing to share risk.

  • A protocol improves GP recording of long-term sickness absence risk factors. Paul van Dijk; Wouter Hogervorst; Gerben ter Riet; Frank van Dijk // Occupational Medicine;Jun2008, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p257 

    Background If general practitioners (GPs) were better informed about patients risks of long-term sickness absence (LTSA), they could incorporate these risk assessments into their patient management plans and cooperate more with occupational physicians to prevent LTSA. Aim To evaluate the...

  • A workforce close to collapse. Glasspool, John // Pulse;Mar2014, p44 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Are we at risk of running out of GPs?"

  • The practice of a practice. Miller, Linda // GP: General Practitioner;11/25/2002, p41 

    Discusses the importance for general practitioners (GP) to recognize various roles performed by their practice managers. Professional qualities required in a practice manager; Responsibility of these managers to handle risk management; Importance of practice meetings for GP to understand the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics