Continuing professional development

19 April 2022

How do we ensure doctors’ CPD also meets the needs of others in our practice, and how have the requirements for CPD appraisal changed during the pandemic?

Checking job applicants’ social media

19 April 2022

Ahead of next term’s recruitment round, we are reviewing our recruitment policy and procedures. Our HR admin assistant has suggested that we need to check job applicants’ social media accounts. Is this allowed?

Clinical searches

11 April 2022

The CQC has developed a suite of clinical searches in partnership with Ardens. What will this mean for practice inspections and when can these be accessed?

National data opt-out

4 April 2022

The national data opt out deadline has been extended to 31 July 2022. What do adult social care providers need to do to comply?

Wellness and recovery action plans

4 April 2022

An employee has been diagnosed with a mental health illness. It has been suggested that we can develop with the employee a Wellness and Recovery Action Plan to assist them at work. What is this?