GPs registered in England will not be automatically added to the Welsh performers list due to concerns about Capitaâ€™s involvement in checking applications.
Primary care networks might not be able to recruit additional staff if inflation rises significantly, the BMA has said.
The BMA GP Committee has changed its stance on GP firearm checks, removing its advice that GPs should not flag the records of patients with firearms.
ExclusiveÂ Seven-day access will be reviewed to make sure it is 'sensible' for practices, as part of the move to primary care networks, NHS England has said.
Funding for some practices in the most deprived areas of Scotland will worsen health inequalities under the new GP contract, the RCGP has warned.
Over 3,000 GP practices are at risk of breachingÂ the Data Protection ActÂ due to a new childhood vaccination data system.
The number of fully qualified full-timeÂ equivalentÂ GPs has dropped by 2% over the past year, according to new figures.
NORTH AND NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE: That conference believes that health screening:
(i) should not take place within the UKâ€™s national health services without the approval of the UK National Screening Committee
(ii) if carried out privately, requires the screening provider to provide follow up appointments with patients to discuss abnormal results, and if GPs end up doing this work for them, they are empowered to directly invoice the
GP representatives from across the UK will vote on whether the BMA should negotiate for payments in the GP contract to â€˜reflect numbers of patient contactsâ€™.
ExclusiveÂ Practices will have just a couple of months to join new primary care networks if they are to qualify for a significant amount of funding being invested in the organisations by NHS England.
The 92p per patient increase that GPs will receive as part of the 2019/20 global sum is â€˜not particularly excitingâ€™ but does come alongside other major changes which should benefit GPs, medical accountants have said.
GPs will receive just under Â£1 per patient more as part of the 2019/20 global sum, NHS England has announced.
GPs should have access to a national mental health support service on the NHS, according to Health Education England.
Only half of GP practice buildings are fit for purpose, a new BMA survey has found.
A total of Â£50m will be invested in sustainability loans for Scottish practices over the next two years â€“ a substantial boost on the Â£30m already set aside - the Scottish government has announced.