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Alison Lowerson

GP Specialist

Posts by Alison Lowerson:

22nd July 2016

Children Are Suffering In Silence

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

Vulnerable Children Children are often the ones most affected by family circumstances, the justice system, education, abuse, and medical factors such...

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14th July 2016

NHS Data-Sharing Project Scrapped

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

Care.data The Department of Health in England is scrapping Care.data. It was a programme of work led by NHS England and...

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08th July 2016

Locums – All You Need To Know

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

What is a locum? Locums offer a temporary solution to staffing shortages. They provide practices with a flexible short term solution,...

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23rd June 2016

Is 7 Day Access The Answer?

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

A Reduction in A&E Attendances The topic hasn’t gone away but the stats keep coming, and Pulse Today has recently...

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16th June 2016

Raising Awareness

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

Campaigns Every day, week or every month there’s an awareness campaign and there seems to be more of them than ever....

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09th June 2016

Basic Life Support

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

CPR in GP practices One of the CQCs latest mythbusters is about Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in GP practices. The mythbuster looks...

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04th June 2016

Safeguarding – Children at Play

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

What is safeguarding? According to the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC), “Safeguarding is the action that...

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30th May 2016

Not Had Your Inspection Yet? Be Prepared!

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

The CQC Notification We had our CQC inspection this week and if it hadn’t have been for the fact that we...

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14th May 2016

A Practical Guide to Healthy Caring

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

A companion guide for our unsung heroes Caring is such a hidden, often overlooked role and carers are unsung heroes. It’s...

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07th May 2016

Whistleblowing – Speak Up

Alison Lowerson GP Specialist

New and improved guidance I’ve previously blogged about whistleblowing but, since NHS England has recently taken significant steps to make it...

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