Month: November 2016

Changes to prescribing at this surgery

Oakham Medical Practice as a provider of Primary Healthcare commissioned through the East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group have been asked to share the attached document with you. It explains some of the measures being taken to reduce prescribing costs and identifies that in several areas, it is cheaper to purchase medication over the… Read more »

Dementia 2020 Citizens’ Engagement Programme

The link below is to the Department of Health National Dementia Survey and Engagement Toolkit.  It is a survey for those who have received a diagnosis of dementia in the past two years and those who provide unpaid care or support to a family member, friend, or neighbour who has been diagnosed with dementia in the… Read more »

Practice/Surgery restructuring

Following population growth and the additional work this has generated, the Practice/Surgeries have decided to split internal functional activities and employ two Practice Managers. This is not an increase in staff but rather, a restructuring process that allows two managers to focus on specific areas of the workplace and ensure that our patients receive a… Read more »