Latest updates from your local medical community
Following the announcements of the review of the NHS pension scheme arrangements, the BMA are asking doctors concerned by the impact of these tax measures to write, either for the first time, or as a follow up letter to their earlier representations, to their local MP. Access the template letter here.
The BMA’s Annual Representatives Meeting took place 23-27 June at the ICC Belfast. The ARM elections were open to a number of committees – including GPC UK. Nominations were open to all BMA members. However, voting was only open to ARM delegates.
The new financial year started in April but we know that many of you still have questions about the new GP contract. Some of you will also have attended our recent GP Contract Information Evening at The Copthorne Hotel which was hosted by our guest speaker, Dr Krishna Kasaraneni, an expert on the finer points of the contract.
We continue to receive weekly updates from GPC and will add them to our resources page going forward, sending you a regular reminder to take a look.
REMEMBER to claim for your CQC fees. GMHSP have confirmed that Practices can claim for last year’s CQC fees at the same time as claiming for this years, if you haven't done so already.
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