The purpose of the LLR LMC is to Look After and to Look Out For GPs and their Teams.
From partnership issues to business planning, we provide valuable, up to date and expert advice to GPs and their practice managers on essential subjects including premises and contractual matters.
We provide support for members' health, welfare and careers & we understand the challenges of working in General Practice.
We represent practices on bodies including NHS England regional team, Clinical Commissioning groups, Public Health, Local Authorities, Health Watch and the Care Quality Commission.
- To be impartial and non-judgemental
- To inspire hope
- To be kind to ourselves and each other
- To be honest and straightforward
- To be courageous, wise and trustworthy
The First Edition of the Transferring Care Safely Group Newsletter - November 2020
Please click here to view the first edition of the Transferring Care Safely Group newsletter.
Women in Clinical Leadership Conference 2020
The CCG are running a 'women in clinical leadership' conference on 26th November, 06.30 and 8.30pm. The event is open to all people working in LLR Primary Care looking for leadership success. Some great key speakers including our very own, Dr Anu Rao (LMC Board member). Ful details can be found here
Information about the Covid Test kits
Further to our recent communications regarding practices having the opportunity to access covid test kits. More information can be found on the attached link: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-testing-in-general-practice
Free Wellbeing Workshops open to all
The LMC is constantly hearing from our members that they have seen a considerable rise in patients calling their GP to talk about their mental health and wellbeing since the Covid19 pandemic.
GPs can signpost patients to the free wellbeing workshops being offered.
Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve sub-contracting arrangement for practices
The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Local Medical Committee (LLR LMC) is pleased to confirm that the LLR CCGs have agreed the LMC proposal for practices to sub-contract their services to DHU on Christmas eve and New Year’s eve (4.00 – 6.30pm).
Please click here if your practice wishes to participate in this arrangement, it will cost each practice £80.00 and will cover both Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Any surplus from this arrangement will be presented to a local charity.
The form needs to be completed and sent back to LMC office at email@example.com - no later than Friday 27th November 2020.
GPC INFO: LMC update 23rd October 2020
LMC Buying Group – Flu Vaccine offers 2021/22
Please click here to view flu vaccine offers with all four of the flu vaccine suppliers for the 2021-22 flu season.
GPC INFO: LMC update 16th October 2020
Copy of LLRLMC press release, letter to MPs and letter to patients re. 'Inaccurate claims that general practice closed during the Covid19'
Please find attached a copy of the recent press release sent out this morning by the LLR LMC team, as well as a copy a letter that went out to all LLR MPs:
- PRESS RELEASE: "Inaccurate claims that general practice closed during Covid19 crisis is undermining public confidence and causing patient harm" says LLRLMC.
- Copy of letter to LLR MPs
- Letter to patients - practices can use this as they wish to provide to patients/provide own statistics.
Please click here to view the latest GPC update to the LMC.
Attachment: BMA - QOF changes at a glance