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The Weekly Inbox - 2017 editions

Issue 251
18 December 2017
Training & Education Feedback – 13 Dec - Public Health FGM Pilot Survey - Retirement of Dr David Smith - CAT and FAB Christmas Opening Hours - Flu Campaign Promotion - Free Flu Vaccinations for Care Staff - Christmas Pharmacy Opening Hours - GPFV – How to Recruit to a Rural Practice - RCPN COPD Audit Programme - Launch of STARR Centre - GDPR Update - Suffolk Primary Care Newsletter - OneLife Suffolk Health Walks 2018 - Active Workplace Challenge - EAHSN Newsletter - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Medicines Management – Prescribing Update - Medicines Management – Wound Care Formulary - GDPR Factsheet - GP Coaching Sessions - Spirometry Training - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? St Elizabeth’s Hospice Open Door Community Month - Chart of the Week: Overall Flu Uptake as of 01 December 2017 (% flu vaccines delivered)

 
Issue 250
11 December 2017
Releasing Capacity in General Practice - Practice Emergency Contacts - Reminder: NHS Orthodontics Survey - National Cancer Patient Experience Survey – BME Respondents - Adfam Surveys - INRs Over the Christmas Period - Suffolk Locum Service - Lower GI Referral Form - Lubricant and Cervical Smears - MHRA Alert: Buccolam Oral Syringes - Hospital Admissions for LD Patients - Learning Disabilities Mortality Review - 3rd Annual Eastern Regional Safeguarding Adults Conference - MyCOPD Update - Trainee Doctors Returning to Work - Non-Recurrent Funding for PPGs - OneLife Suffolk Diabetes Campaign - Free Christmas Lunches in Ipswich - Give & Take Recycling Event - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Planned Care – One Clinical Community - Medicines Management – Prescription Guidance - Medicines Management - Newsletter - GDPR Updates - Training & Education – 13 December - E-Learning Accounts and Blocking Time to Undertake Training - ECP/Practice Paramedic Networking Group - New Events & Training - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? Practice Manager Forum - Chart of the Week: Stroke Risk Assessment of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation (QoF Data)
 
Issue 249
04 December 2017
REACT Update - Patient Safety Improvement in Pathology - Map of Medicine Feedback - Atrial Fibrillation Pathway - £1.2 Primary Care Transformation Funds - Correction: My Care Wishes (Yellow) Folders - GP Retention Scheme - Young Person ‘F’ Serious Case Review - Practice Manager Forum – Save the Date! - E-RS Bulletin - GP Online Services - Dementia Resources - Easier Access to More Help - Woodland Minds Wellbeing Programme - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Medicines Management - New Antibiotics Formulary - Medicines Management - Specialist Infant Formula - Reminder from IHT: Emailing Clinical Documentation - Training & Education – 13 December - New Events & Training - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? Stay Well This Winter - Chart of the Week: Practice QoF Exception Reporting Across All Domains (16/17)
 
Issue 248
27 November 2017
Reminder: Training & Education Feedback - Public Health: AF and Hypertension - Excess Medication and Preventing Fraud - Identifying People with a Learning Disability - STOMP Awareness Video - NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme Animation - CCG Youth Forum - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Dementia Together wins award! - Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) - WRAP Training - GDPR Training - RCGP East Anglia Upcoming Training - St Elizabeth Hospice 2018 Prospectus - CEPN - Contact us - Flu Fighter campaign - Chart of the Week: % uptake achieved against 7 immunisations for 5 year olds (2016/17)
 
Issue 247
20 November 2017

Training & Education Feedback – 16 Nov - Integrated Community Cardiology (ICC) - GP Online Services: Staff Survey - New Tool on Depression in Older People - Suffolk Locum Service - Reminder: Discharge Summaries - Changes to Map of Medicine - My Care Wishes (MCW) Folders - Safeguarding Policy Updates - Physical Activity Clinical Advice Pad Pilot - MyCOPD Update - We’ve Saved You A Seat - Diabetes Awareness - One Clinical Community - Suffolk LMC Newsletter - Social Prescribing Video - Message from St Elizabeth Hospice - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Mental Health - Cervical Sample Taker e-Learning Course - 2Safeguarding Adults Level 3 - New Events & Training - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? The Source - Chart of the Week: Percentage of patients with hypertension whose last blood pressure reading (measured in preceding 12 months) is not 150/90 mmHg or less

 
Issue 246
13 November 2017
Training & Education Afternoon – 16 Nov - NHS England Orthodontics Survey - Acute Oncology and Immunotherapy - Methotrexate – Caution to Avoid Overdose - Community Glaucoma Service - E-Learning Accounts - Reminder: Patient Record Sharing - 6th Annual Safeguarding Conference - NEESPS Phlebotomy Appointment Times - Whistleblowing Guidance - Prostate Cancer Screening Day - RMBF Drinks Evening - CDOP Winter Newsletter - Alzheimer’s Society – Carols at Christmas - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Nephrology - Message from GP Fed (EMIS practices only) - GP Online Services - Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Healthcare Practice - Spirometry - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? AF Awareness Week - Chart of the Week: Patients with AF with a CHA2DS2-VASc score of > 2 who are not treated with anticoagulation therapy
 
Issue 245
06 November 2017
2ww E-Referral Goes Live - Reminder: Declarations of Interest - Practice Requirements and PPGs - Express Diagnostics – 24hr ECG Audits - Serious Incident Policy - Patient Record Sharing - GDPR Guidance for GPs - Regulation of Nursing Associates - DOACs Reminder - Launch of GPFV Online Consultations Fund - New LD Health Check Template - Alcohol Awareness Week (13-19 Nov) - Wrist Splint Sizing Chart and Video - Diabetes Foot Care Videos - Winter Advice for COPD Patients - Improving Access to General Practice - Talking Point - Suffolk GP Federation Newsletter - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Medicines Management - Virus Activity - IT Skills Pathway Microsoft e-learning - Standard Prescription Clerk Training Session - Improving Access to General Practice Webinars - Stop Smoking Advice – Free Online Training - Funding for LARC Training - New Events & Training - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? Ravenswood PPG Event - Chart of the Week: Progress as a % of list size of GP regular patients with a SystmOne record sharing decisions, recent progress and missed opportunities
 
Issue 244
30 October 2017
Travax - Keep Antibiotics Working - PALS and Complaints for Community Services - General Data Protection Regulation - Dental Guidelines - Q2 Outstanding LES Claims - ‘Was Not Brought’ Child Safeguarding Video - Primary Care Risk Assessment Tool - Suffolk Neurology Network - CCG Generic Mailbox - CRN Eastern Research Bulletin - Local vacancies - Medicines Management - Respiratory - Training & Education Event – 16 November - General Practice Transformation Champions - New Events & Training - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? Sugar Awareness Week - Chart of the Week: Anti-depressant Prescribing (Jun – Aug 2017)
 
Issue 243
23 October 2017
SystmOne Consent Override and GP+ - Reminder: Suspected Lung Cancer 2ww - Suffolk Parent Carer Network Survey - Dementia Lead - Patient Record Sharing - Third Next Appointment Data Collection - Frailty - Top Tips for Winter for COPD Patients - Influenza Immunisation Query - YANA Service - Reminder: Patient Information Leaflets - Physical Activity Clinical Advice Pad Pilot - Helping Patients Access GP Services - New Film to Help Practice Nurses - Stay Well This Winter – New Resources - Patient Information on Referrals to Specialists - East of England Cancer Alliance Website - Ipswich and District Clinical Society - Self-Care Week 2017 – Almost Here! - Local vacancies - Gastroenterology - IT Update - Training & Education Afternoon – 16 Nov - New Events & Training - CEPN - Contact us - Did you know..? Dementia Together Update
 
Issue 242
16 October 2017

New care homes reporting template - Healthwatch Domiciliary Care Project - NSFT CQC inspection report - CQC State of Health Care 2016/17 Report- Message from NHS England Estates - Wrist splints - LMC Newsletter - East Suffolk Communities Officers - Local vacancies - Clinical Research bulletin - CCG move to Endeavour House - Musculoskeletal - Practice Nurse Forum and Wound care training - Training and Education dates for 2018-19 - Contact us - Safeguarding Children bulletin - Did you know..? MacMillan Bus comes to Suffolk! - Chart of the Week: Dementia Screening in Care Homes

 
Inbox 241
09 October 2017
Pulmonary Rehab Questionnaire - Feedback on Education event 4 October - Primary Care Dashboard - 28 Day Faster Diagnosis Factsheet - Antibiotics - National Ambulance Response Programme standards - New guidance for GP Online services for those with disabilities -  Fraud Alert: fake parking ticket emails - Local vacancies - Buurtzorg nurse recruitment fair - CEPN Newsletter - Contact us - Did you know..? World Mental Health Day - Chart of the Week: Patients with AF with a CHA2DS2-VASc score of > 2 who are not treated with anticoagulation therapy
 
Issue 240
02 October 2017
Important update on SystmOne and GP+ - NSFT Formulary - New Antibiotics Formulary - Tests for Cardiac Enzymes for Chest Pain - Expected Abnormal Urgent Test Results - Ipswich Hospital: Emailing clinical documentation - Information sharing Practice Briefing - Winter Indemnity Scheme - Local vacancies - Important IT update: Information Sharing changes to SystmOne - Training & Education this Wednesday - Eating Disorder Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Lung Cancer Information Day - Chart of the Week: Dementia Coding
 
Issue 239
25 September 2017
Consultation on low value medicines - Third Next Appointment Collection - Wheelchair scales in practices - Mental Health in Older People - CQC Report on General Practice - Latest newsletters - Local vacancies - Meeting in public of the Governing Body - Anglian GP update - Information Governance Mandatory Training - GP Training and Education 4 October - Nurse training: suicide prevention - Contact us - Did you know…? 10 October is World Mental Health Day - Chart of the Week: Antibiotics spend
 
Issue 238
18 September 2017
Reminder: Training and Education Feedback - Reminder: Neurology referrals feedback - Virtual Fracture Clinic - Contacting the Cardiologist at IHT - Support for Asthma patients - Fraud Alert: Bogus Mail Delivery Cards - Blood pressure campaign: ‘Know Your Numbers’ - New Migrant Drop-in Service - Local vacancies - Cervical screening training - Training and Education 4 October - New Events & Training - Contact us - Wud U? App from Barnados - Chart of the Week: Flu jab uptake in over 65s
 
Issue 237
11 September 2017
Training and Education 7 Sep Feedback request - Neurology Referrals - Final call for ICCS survey - 24Hr ECGs Test Analysis Providers - Pilot the use of handheld ECG devices in GP Surgeries - Reminder: GP Online Triage Free TRIAL - Elective care pathways – GP Case study videos - Seeking support – A guide to the rights and entitlements of separated children - Public Health Matters newsletter - PCPLD Network newsletter - Opportunities in ED streaming and Haverhill GP+ - Local vacancies - Latest updates to the CCG website - Immunisation Programme Update Training - RCGP East Anglia Events - Courses for cervical screening sample takers and administration staff - Contact us - Chart of the Week: %of GP regular patients with a SystmOne record sharing decision (1Sept 2017)
 
Issue 236
04 September 2017
Survey deadline extended for the ICCS - Patient decision aids for MSK - Blood samples – message from anticoagulation service - Version update: My care wishes folders - Serious incidents-message from wellbeing service - Who can confirm death - Feedback cards from the Feet on the Street - Local vacancies - GP Education afternoon on Thursday - Reminder:Immunisation update training - PG Dip advanced practice for Practice Nurses - This week’s new training courses - Contact us - New help for acid attack victims - Chart of the Week: NHS national patient survey
 
Issue 235
29 August 2017
General practice access data - Safeguarding leads - Polypharmacy Enhanced Service - Patient information leaflets - Changes to patient registration requirements - GP Infant Feeding Network - End of Life Care Top Tips - Safeguarding Adults Bulletin Aug 2017 - Trans and Non-binary gender healthcare pathways - Message from NE Essex and Suffolk Pathology Services - Local vacancies - EASHN newsletter - Nurse training: 7 September Respiratory - GP education afternoon on 7 September - PGDip Advanced practice for Practice Nurses - Information Governance Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? NHS England emergency care animation - Prescribing of items available OTC
 
Weekly inbox issue 234
21 August 2017
Final chance for ICCS survey - Virtual Fracture Clinic - Faecal Calprotectin testing for suspected IBS / IBD - update - Suffolk infoLink - August bank holiday Pharmacy opening hours - AIT/FIRST5 Networking event - Message from the Youth Offending Service - Dates for your diary - Feet on the Street - Local vacancies - MSK -Training and education afternoon on 7 September - Care Navigators and Active Signposting - Reminder: Immunisation update training - Workflow optimisation training overview - Conference on preventing Homelessness - This week’s new training courses - Contact us - NHS Healthier You Diabetes prevention programme - Chart of the Week: dietetic prescribing (YTD 2017 /18)
 
233
14 August 2017
Integrated Community Cardiology Service - Colorectal Two Week wait referrals - GP Needs Assessment Survey - Medical Secretary Meetings - West Suffolk Buurtzog Test & Learn Team - 24hr ECG Audit Completion - Antibiotic Resistance National Campaign - iCaSH - One You campaign: next phase - One You Active 10 App - Worry Tree Café - Mental Health workshops - August CRESS Market is full of beans - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Diabetes - Practice website support - Emergency WhatsApp group to counter future Cyber Attacks - Training and Education afternoon on 7 September - Medical Terminology Course - Immunisation Programme Update Training - Perinatal Mental Health Awareness Day - OOH Clinical Supervisors Course - This week’s New Training Courses - Contact - Did you know? Feet on the Street - Chart of the Week: Appliances Prescribing Data
 
Issue 232
07 August 2017
Integrated Community Cardiology Service - My Care Wishes Folders - Version control - Update on new HOOF / iHORM Forms - Learning Disabilities mortality review programme - Improving attendance at structured education -A passport to smoother and easier care - Trans Families Group - Brunch Club in South East Ipswich -Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Building a new alliance – an update on NHS community services - IT Alert - Free physical activity training for Nurses - Nurse training sessions at Trinity Park - Meet with Care Navigator trainer - This week’s new training courses - Contact us - Health care transformation awards - Chart of the Week: Progress as a % of list size of GP regular patients with a SystmOne record sharing decisions, recent progress and missed opportunities.
 
Issue 231
31 July 2017
Integrated Community Cardiology Services - CQC Consultation - Update from Public Health Suffolk - Message from Pathology Services - Referral to Paediatric services - Tradeshift FAQ Document - Criminal exploitation of children and vulnerable adults - Think Pharmacist - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - CAMHS -  Map of Medicine Updates - Referral Forms - Top Pathways - GDPR Training - This week’s new training courses - Contact us - @NHS-curator of the week - Chart of the Week Dementia diagnosis rate
 
Issue 230
24 July 2017
Blood Pressure Machines - Asthma campaign - CQC’s next phase of consultation - Pre-Referral form for upper GI - Dementia - Frailty toolkit - Optimise Rx-FDB icon - STOPP protocol for SystmOne - Dietetic resources - Patient safety alert - Exceptional stroke care - Suffolk Family Carers - Scams awareness month - Charity bike ride - Local Vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Commissioning update: mental health - S1 TPP system downtime - Date for your diary - GDPR training - Primary care eLearning course - This week’s new training courses - Contact us - Did you know..? Governing body meeting - Chart of the Week: Practice prescribing data
 
Issue 229
17 July 2017
Dementia Diagnosis - Mental Capacity Act - Reminder: National Diabetes Audit - Share your views on ‘at-scale’ general practice - Taking INR in Practices - Psychological help after traumatic event - Referral to Community Matrons - Care Homes LES - 24 hour ECG - New endocrine formulary - MHRA Drug Safety Update June 2017 - Rural coffee caravan - Local vacancies - Important Safeguarding Adults update - Elective Care update - NHS Digital: Free Wi-Fi roll out to Practices - Practice Managers Networking event - Open Exeter Training - GDPR Training 1 November - Other training courses - Contact us - Did you know..? How to print video - Chart of the Week: Ipswich Hospital waiting times
 
Issue 228
10 July 2017
One Question for Sharing Form – Feedback Required - Reminder: National Diabetes Audit - Support for Doctors Returning to Training - Change of Vaccine for Routine Baby Immunisations - Updated HOOF Forms - National Requirements Published - Easy Read Booklets for LD Patients - Global Mental Health Assessment Tool (GMHAT) - CDOP Newsletter - Local vacancies - Medicines Management - Coming Soon – IT Newsletter - GDPR Training – 01 November - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Big Garden Party 2017 - Chart of the Week: Trimethoprim : Nitrofuratoin Ratio
 
Issue 227
03 July 2017
Reminder: LD consultation - Reminder: National Diabetes Audit - Consultant to Consultant referrals - Tradeshift for online invoicing - Serious Incidents Reporting - GP Health Service - Crime bulletin: Acid Attacks - Nutrition and Dietetics referrals - Blood tests for children: Message from IHT - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website: Happy to Share video - Commissioning updates: Respiratory: sleep service - Education & Training: Improving access to general practice - Palliative Care Masterclass series - GDPR Training on 1 November - New Events & Training - Contact us - Chart of the Week: Antibiotics prescribing vs. infection related emergency admissions
 
Issue 226
26 June 2017
Reminder: LD services consultation - Reminder: Nurse Mentors survey - Recruiting to your PPG - Update on the Learning Disability Mortality Review - Acute Knee Injury - Neurology PRG - Suffolk Family Carers courses - Volunteer with HomeStart - CEPN: GP Workforce update - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website: PISP updated - Mental Health update - Reminder: LD webinar on 29 June - Addressing the impact of complex trauma on refugee families - St Elizabeth Hospice training sessions in July - Contact us - Did you know..? OneLife Suffolk Healthy Summer Kids Clubs - Chart of the Week: % of S1 GP patients with a decision on enhanced data sharing
 
Issue 225
19 June 2017
£3 to support working at scale and implementing the 10 High Impact Actions - Learning Disabilities Services consultation - National Diabetes Audit - CQC consultation 2nd phase - GP+ on your website - 2 week wait referrals - LES updates - Clarification on single use tourniquets - Local vacancies - Message for SystmOne practices only: TPP Business Continuity test - Falls Workshop 11 July - Contact us - Did you know..? National Blood Week - CHART OF THE WEEK: Asthma prescribing vs emergency admissions
 
Issue 224
12 June 2017
Summary Care Record with additional information - GP Online Services - Reminder: Nurse Mentors Survey - Trinity Park 7 June Feedback - Single use Torniquets - 2017/18 Specifications and Templates - Opioid Conversion Chart - One Life Suffolk latest campaign - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website: Nurse  Training resources - Elective Care update - Frailty recording requirements - My Care Wishes - Diabetes WebEx 16 June - LD WebEx 29 June - New Events & Training: Respiratory - Contact us - Did you know..? National PPG Week - Chart of the Week: COPD prescribing vs. COPD emergency admissions
 
Issue 223
05 June 2017
Reminder: Emergency contacts list - National Diabetes Audit (NDA) Update - Dietetics referral forms - Learning Disability Mortality Reviews (LeDeR) - Domestic abuse training support - Reminder: Changes to Psychosexual Counselling therapy services in Suffolk - Latest Medicine Management Newsletter - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Women’s Health Conference Booking now - PGDip Advanced practice for Practice Nurses - Alcohol and drugs nurse forum - One Clinical Community and Frailty Workshop - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Dementia Drop-in Event - Chart of the Week: End of Year Prescribing Data – First Look Report
 
Issue 222
30 May 2017
Reminder: Emergency contacts list - Training and Education shutdown 13 July - Level 3 Safeguarding Training 18 May - Spinal Red Flag - North East Essex Dermatology services - National Diabetes audit coming soon - GP Online waiting room material - Care Leaver read code - Adult Sip Feed Prescribing Guidelines - . CEPN Latest News - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website: updated prescribing guidance - Commissioning updates: 28 Day faster diagnosis for suspected cancer - On-going e-learning portal fault - One Clinical Community - Training and Education Afternoon 7 June - Contacts - Chart of the Week: Dementia Diagnosis
 
Issue 221
22 May 2017
Emergency contacts list - Your feedback on Training - Your feedback on FAB - £1.2m Investment in Primary Care - Confirmation of Indemnity for practices - GP online services patient guide - Easy Read leaflets - Suffolk Pharmacy Holiday opening hours - Be clear on cancer campaign postponed - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - ADHD service for under 18s - 7 June Training and Education Afternoon – MCA Training this Friday still spaces - Women's Health Conference - Contact us - Did you know..? Suffolk Show - Chart of the Week: Vitamin D Spend 
 
Issue 220
15 May 2017
IT Update - Training & Education Event – This Week! - PHE Survey – Physical Activity - Virtual Fracture Clinic - Update - Child Tax Credits and Universal Credit - Caldicott Guardian Council - Suffolk Careline - Update on LD Annual Health Checks - New CCG GB & CE Members - Public Health Newsletter - CDOP Newsletter - Disability Focus 2017 - Hepatitis A Resources - LD Weight Loss Programme - Suffolk Family Carers – Wellbeing & Feedback Workshop - Reliving the Moment – Dementia Awareness Week - Local vacancies - Practice Care Home Lead Training - Adult Safeguarding - Mental Capacity Act Champions Meetings - Save the Date! - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? ActivLives & Chantry Community Walled Garden Events - Chart of the Week: Completion % of Annual LD Health Checks
 
Issue 219
08 May 2017
Reminder: CAT Referrer Feedback - FAB Referrer Feedback - Training & Education – May Event - GP Resilience Fund - New Virtual Fracture Clinic - Transfusion Newsletter from IHT - LD Speech & Language Service - Getting Involved - World Lupus Day - Be Clear on Cancer Campaign - Suffolk Walking Festival - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - GP Online – Digital Material - Reminder: MCA Training for GPs - Quality Improvement in General Practice - Learning at Work Week - St Nicholas Hospice Training Courses - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Two Rivers Information Event - Chart of the Week: GP Antibacterial Prescribing
 
Issue 218
02 May 2017
Training & Education Feedback - Training & Education – May Event - CAT Referrer Feedback - Home Oxygen Ordering Forms (HOOF) - 2ww Generic Referral Forms - GP Access Fund Schemes Update - GP Infant Feeding Network - Practice Managers Association Conference - Dementia Awareness Week - OneLife Suffolk Teen & Family Clubs - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Changes to the CCG IT Team - AMH Care Training - Palliative and EoL GP Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Make May Purple - Chart of the Week: 92% Waiters for IHT
 
Issue 217
24 April 2017
Crisis Action Team Referrer Feedback - Gynaecology Referrals - Renal Colic Pathway - IAPT Services and Workforce Funding - Ipswich & Suffolk Medico Legal Society and Ipswich & District Clinical Society Joint Meeting - Patient Choice Promotional Materials - Woodland Minds Wellbeing Programme - Local vacancies - Prescribing Clerk Training - HEE’s Antimicrobial Resistance Survey - Revalidation for Nurses and Midwives - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Carers Information Evening at the Grove Medical Centre - Chart of the Week: Dementia Diagnoses Rates
 
Issue 216
18 April 2017
Phishing Scams - What does working in Primary Care mean to you? - Help Shape Suffolk’s SEND Services - Pathology Partnership – New and Former Clinicians - Clinical Pharmacists - New Respiratory PRG and Sleep Apnoea Pathway - Wheelchair Scales in GP Practices - Orebo MSK Pain Screening  Questionnaire - Diagnosis Questionnaire - Save The Date! - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Integrated Care Network/A&E Delivery Board - Medicines Management - Training, Education & Development Afternoon on 26 April - GP Update Course - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Ravenswood Diabetes Event - Chart of the Week: Adult Sip Feed Spend 15/16 & 16/17
 
Issue 215
10 April 2017
Declarations of Interest - Cardiology Pathways and Pre-Referral Guidance – comments required! - What does working in Primary Care mean to you? - Radiology Lecture – 23 March - Changes to Legislation – 06 April 2017 - Dermatology Update - New Paediatric Referral Form - Nutramagin LIPIL Name Change - Access to Community Hospital Beds - 111 Online Service Piloted in Suffolk - Mental Health for Veterans - GP Online Services - Patient Choice Promotional Materials - NHS 5YFV – Next Steps - Further CCGs Take On Delegated Commissioning - Ipswich & Suffolk Medico Society and Ipswich & Clinical Society Joint Meeting - Great East Run 2017 - “Reliving the Moment” Event - Website Development Officer - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Clinical Training, Education & Development - Making Information Accessible Workshop - Learning Disabilities Workshop - Nursing Degrees - Dying Matters Study Day at IHT - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? New function on MoM - Chart of the Week: GP Antibacterial Prescribing (Jan - Dec 2016)
 
Issue 214
03 April 2017
Training & Education Feedback - Prior Approval for Dermatology & Gynaecology Referrals - Referrals to Nephrology at IHT - Easter Period Plans for Primary Medical Care Services - Map of Medicine Update - Message from the Suffolk Coroner - Joining Forces to help NSFT staff to Listen - Clinical Research Network Newsletter - Lymphoedema Awareness - Ipswich Community Media - Suffolk Parent Carer Network - Dementia Friendly Practices - COPD/Asthma Action Plans - Local vacancies - NSFT IT Issues - QOF – “How am I driving?” - Preparing for Your CQC Inspection - CYP Mental Health in Suffolk - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Bowel Cancer Awareness - Chart of the Week: Inpatient Emergency Admissions (all) per 1,000 weighted list

 
Issue 213
27 March 2017
Training & Education Feedback - ICPS Referrals - Patient Online - General Practice Indemnity Costs - Reminder: OPAT Service - MIDAS - National Flu Immunisation Programme 17/18 Published - Prescription Charges - NHS Health Checks Programme - Know Your Blood Pressure - Articles for the Next CCG Newsletter - FamilyCarersNet Poster - NICE Conference 2017 - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Integrated Care – A&E Improvement Event - Future Changes to the e-Referral Service - Reminder: Upcoming NAMINE Courses - Multi-Agency Domestic Abuse Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? PHE Breastfeeding Chatbot - Chart of the Week: First Look Budget Report 2016/17 – Latest Figures
 
Issue 212
20 March 2017
REMINDER: T&E Event – 23 March - GP Forward View Case Studies - Community ENT GP with Special Interest Service - Patient Online - Indemnity Costs - NHS Staff Survey - Transgender Support Group - Diabetes Event - Suffolk’s Warm Homes, Healthy People - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Medicines Management - End of Life Care - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Purple Day - Chart of the Week: % of GP Regular Patients with a decision on sharing record
 
Issue 211
13 March 2017
REMINDER: T&E March Shutdown - GPFV in Action - Improve Maternity Information & Care for Women - Information Governance Toolkit - IMPORTANT: Changes to iCash Service - New Gastro Medical Referral Form - New FAB Unit Opening - MSK Service – Enhanced Recovery - Updated Contacts for CYP PMHWs - Support for GPs Returning to General Practice - Practice Lists - Suffolk Walking Festival - Tax Rebate Fraud Alert - Leaflets for Vulnerable Groups - Local vacancies - Medicines Management - Integrated Care - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? IESCCG Patient Partnership Conference 2017 - Chart of the Week: Cancer Data for 2016
 
Issue 210
06 March 2017
REMINDER: T&E Shutdown in March - LES Review Outcomes - Suffolk Eating Disorder Service - Primary Care Commissioning – Full Delegation: Model 3 - PMS Development Framework - COPD Patients - Patient Online - EAHSN Diabetes Projects - Reminder: Email Fraud - NICE Guideline on Indoor Air Quality - Engage Newsletter - 24/7 Falls Response Service - Pharmaceutical Services in Suffolk - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Planned Care – Gastroenterology - Planned Care – Respiratory - Integrated Care - Equipment Amnesty - Bringing People and Organisations Together - Nurse Domestic Violence Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Prostate Cancer & Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month - Chart of the Week: Asthma patients on high dose inhalers (SystmOne practices only)

 
Issue 209
27 February 2017
Stakeholder 360  Survey deadline extended - Foundations of Primary Care Nursing - GP Forward View Operational Plan - Domestic Abuse Commissioning Survey - Female Urinary Incontinence Pathway - Safe storage of controlled drugs - Enhanced SALT service pilot - Latest Research office bulletin - Infection Prevention and Control Bulletin - Hospital goes tobacco free - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Commissioning update: Integrated Care - Suffolk Life Savers - One Life Suffolk Dementia campaign - New Events & Training - Latest Anglian GP meetings - Mental Capacity Act Training Safeguarding L3 - Nurse Domestic Violence Training - Contact us - Did you know..?  DIST - Chart of the Week: Prescribing Figures
 
Issue 208
20 February 2017
Questions about residential and nursing care - Reminder: 360° Stakeholder Survey - Message from Anticoagulation nurse at Ipswich Hospital - Training & Education Feedback 9 Feb - Domestic Abuse Commissioning Survey - Retained Doctors Scheme - Receptionist Questionnaire - Rural Coffee Caravan Lunch & AGM - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Medicines Management - Ipswich hospital & NSFT visits - Community Reactive Response Group - Discharge to Access (D2A) - New Dementia service from 1 April - Medical Terminology Course - St Elizabeth Hospice Palliative Care Courses - Training & Education 23 March - Training & Education 26 April - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Reminder: Dementia Service (SAID) - Chart of the Week: Seretide Evohaler
 
Issue 207
13 February 2017
Training & Education Event – 23 March - Training & Education Event Feedback - HEE Work-Based Learning Programme Applications - Fraud Alert - Health Education England Workshops - Physician Associates Recruitment - NHS Health Check and Smoking Surveys - Suffolk Respiratory Group - Disrespect NoBody - Local vacancies - MacMillan Cancer Course - Mental Capacity Act (MCA) Training - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? CEP Members Wanted - Chart of the Week: SystmOnline Appointments

 
Issue 206
06 February 2017
Training & Education Event – 09 February - Training & Education Event – 23 March - CCG 360o Stakeholder Survey - iCaSH Clinic Felixstowe - NHS GP Health Service - Stroke Act F.A.S.T. - Physician Associates Recruitment - Updated NHS Identity Guidelines - Dementia Telephone Helpline (SAID) - Men’s Only Weight Loss Group - Public Health Matters Newsletter - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Elective Care Network – Meeting with IHT - Elective Care Network – Respiratory Transformation Group - RCN Accredited Practice Nurse Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week - Chart of the Week: GP+ Referrals November 2015 – October 2016
 
Issue 205
30 January 2017
Training & Education Event – 09 February - Work, Health & Disability – Government Consultation - Mental Health Crisis Survey - Suffolk Parent Network Survey - Reminder: Female Incontinence Pathway - Referrals for Inflammatory Back/Joint Problems - Watch Our Short Film! - Family Carers Blog – The Pod - NHS Trusts Go Smoke Free - Suffolk CCG Research Bulletin - Dementia Telephone Helpline (SAID) - Local vacancies - Find it on the CCG website - Integrated Care - DToC -Autism/ADHD Family Carers Programme - MCA and DOLS Online Training - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? World Cancer Day -Chart of the Week: GP Referred Outpatients First Attendances with an outcome of ‘Discharged from Consultant’
 
Issue 204
24 January 2017
T&E Event – 09 Feb - T&E Event – 23 March - T&E Event – 26 April - 360o Stakeholder Survey - GP Forward View - Accessible Information Standard - Drug alert -  potentially contaminated Crack Cocaine and Heroin - Patient Online - Map of Medicine Update - Perinatal Mental Health Opportunity - Family Carers - Community Eating Disorder Service (CEDS) - Managing Your Infection Leaflet - LawStuff Website - Dementia Helpline (SAID) - Royal College of Nursing Resources - Coercive Control Conference 2017 - Local vacancies - Planned Care – STP Cancer Locality Group - Planned Care – Diabetes - NHS Health Check Conference 2017 - Contraceptive Technology Update CPDs - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? Governing Body Meeting - Chart of the Week: First Look Budget Report Figures 2016/17
 
Issue 203
16 January 2017
Thursday 09 Feb T & E Event - Reminder: 23 March 2017 T & E Event - IMPORTANT UPDATE: April 2017 Training & Education Event - Blood Tests for Children & Young People - Gastro Nurse Forum - Threshold Policy Consultation - Additional Funding for IAPT - MSK Service - Practice Contact Addresses - Reminder: Care Homes LES - Reminder: Dementia Telephone Helpline - Report of the Nursing & Quality Team - Joint Meeting of the Ipswich & Suffolk Medico Legal Society and Ipswich & District Clinical Society - NICE Back Pain Guidance - Woodland Minds Wellbeing Programme - Guidelines for Nurses - Safeguarding: Online Grooming Film - Local vacancies - Integrated Care – DToC - Integrated Care – ICN/A&E Delivery Board - Reminder: Nursing & Midwifery Council Revalidation Conference - UEA Workshops - Motivational Interviewing - Reminder: Patient Online Webinars 2016-17 - Suffolk Family Carers - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? YEAH! Spring Newsletter - Chart of the Week: A&E Admissions Report – November 2016
 
Issue 202
09 January 2017
Training & Education: New Date 23 March - Clinical Pharmacists in General Practice Scheme - Pharmacists in General Practice New insurance Product - Local Cancer issues Update - Suffolk COPD Service - PHE’s Change4Life Campaign - National Obesity Awareness Week - Suffolk Family Carers News - Local vacancies - Latest updates to the CCG website - Veterans Mental Health Awareness Training - Nurses: Physical Activity in Clinical Care - Joint Meeting Lecture: Forensic Medicine - Community Action Suffolk Volunteer Training - NMC Revalidation Conference - New Events & Training - Contact us - Did you know..? #SmearForSmear - Chart of the Week:  Emergency Inpatient spells that are same or next day discharges (GP referrals) 
 
Issue 201
03 January 2017
Training & Education Feedback - Referral Form Updates - Admission Avoidance – Winter Schemes - FAB Shortlisted for Award - New Patient Information Leaflets - Integrated Care Update - 24/7 Falls Response Service - Dry January - MermaidsUK - Local vacancies - Next Training & Education Event: 9 Feb 2017 - Contact us - Did you know..? Breast Cancer Now - Chart of the Week: GP practice antibacterial prescribing (Oct 2015 – Sept 2016)
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