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GPC News 5 - Friday 18 December 2015

The GPC held it's meeting on Thursday 17 December and this newsletter provides a summary of the main items discussed and includes:

  • Antimicrobial resistance – e-learning package – England
  • Avoiding unplanned admissions and care plan reviews – England
  • BMA staff structure
  • Cessation of national supply of paracetamol sachets for the MenB immunisation programme – England
  • Contract negotiations for 2016/17 – England
  • CQC
  • Elections to BMA Council – Nominations open 7 January 2016
  • Expiry date of FluMist nasal vaccine – England
  • Fit note data extraction and publication – important information for practices – England
  • GMS contract Scotland
  • LMC observers at GPC meetings
  • Maternity locum reimbursement – England
  • MDU encourages members to seek medico-legal advice
  • Men ACWY for freshers (missed cohort) – updated FAQ – England
  • Scottish rate of income tax for taxpayers and agents
  • Sessional GPs e-newsletter
  • Support available from the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund