“Total Triage” model – What does it mean? – Part 1/3

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, NHS England and NHS Improvement have produced this guide to support all GP practices in England with the rapid implementation of a ‘total triage’ model using telephone and online consultation tools.

Can Artificial Intelligence solve Covid-19 problem?

Can Artificial Intelligence solve COVID-19 problem? Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to help us tackle the pressing issues raised by the COVID-19 pandemic. It is not the technology itself, though, that will make the difference but rather the knowledge and creativity of the humans who use it. https://youtu.be/y_0BGdVY5TIShare on facebookFacebookShare on twitterTwitterShare on linkedinLinkedIn […]

50:50 BMA warns PM over Pension Plan

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been warned that ‘punitive’ pension taxation is the greatest threat to the medical workforce.  In a letter to Johnson, Dr Chaand Nagpaul (BMA) stated that without action doctors will have no choice but to reduce the amount of work they do for the NHS, or leave it entirely, to avoid […]

NHS England to avoid top-down approach to PCNs

Speaking at a King’s Fund event in London on PCNs earlier this week Mr Naylor also said that it was important that NHS England did not ‘overload’ newly-formed PCNs. ‘We are trying to get better at saying to systems that these are the things we need to do as an NHS across the country – […]