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The QCS GP Podcast – Primary Care Networks Support (New episode!)

November 14, 2020

Our latest episode of the QCS GP Podcast is now available for listening here:

You can also download the podcast and listen to it on your platform of choice. The podcast is available on Apple, Spotify, Google and more!

More about this episode: 

In this episode, we welcomed Kiran Johnson, the co-founder of Primary Care Direct to join our Head of Primary Care, Tracy Green, to talk about workforce, relationships, wellbeing and tools available to support PCNs.

Later in the episode, we talk about the Additional Roles Reimbursements and how PCNs can gain support to recruit those roles. You can also find out how to embed the people in these roles within the PCN and what support is available nationally.

The episode covers:

  • What do you need to know about Primary Care Networks?
  • Workforce
  • Relationships
  • Wellbeing
  • Additional Roles Reimbursements

More about our guest, Kiran Johnson 

Kiran Johnson has worked in general practice management for over a decade predominantly working with GP Practices, GP Federation’s, Primary Care Networks, GP practices, LMC’s and CCG’s.

Prior to working with QCS, Kiran comes from a strong public sector background, starting out her career at East Riding of Yorkshire Council.  Kiran has specialist knowledge in corporate policy and strategy, with a key focus on horizon scanning and implementing legal and policy changes in public sector organisations, including development and delivery of training, learning and development for local government and NHS organisations.

Free Event, Primary Care Direct – A Wellbeing Occasion for Practice Management Staff

Sponsored by Quality Compliance Systems, Moodbeam and Circular Wave, Primary Care Direct are inviting you to the launch of our Wellbeing Service on Thursday 19 November 17.30-19.00 via Teams.

It’s fair to say that the COVID-19 pandemic has left many practice management staff feeling drained, overwhelmed and even stressed to breaking point in some roles. Practice managers and PCN leads have told us that they have experienced feeling helpless, feeling anxious or depressed, and feeling ‘guilty’ for taking time out when you know your team are stretched.

Without good wellbeing, there cannot be good patient care.  Strong, resilient wellbeing is needed now more than ever in primary care and our free ‘All About You – A Wellbeing Occasion for Practice Management Staff’ could be just the treatment you need and deserve.

Book your free place by Monday 16 November 2020  here.


Each month, our Head of Primary Care, Tracy Green will be speaking to healthcare professionals to empower General Practitioners with the latest expert insights in our ”QCS General Practice Podcast”. You can find all the previous eposides here

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