Date: October 25, 2021
Response to NHS England’s Plan for Improving Access & Supporting General Practice
Please find below for your information, a letter from Essex LMCs Chief Executive Dr Brian Balmer that has been e-mailed to all Essex GP Practices today in response to NHS England’s Plan for improving Access & Supporting General Practice: Essex LMCs letter to general.....
Date: March 12, 2019
Subject Access Requests (SARs)
Under the updated data protection regime a patient’s request to access their records (commonly known as a subject access request (SAR) must now be processed free of charge and within one month.
Date: April 24, 2018
GP Access: meeting the reasonable needs of patients
Please see updated guidance from the BMA on GP Access. Download: GP Access review guidance
Date: February 28, 2018
GP access: meeting the reasonable needs of patients
Guidance is available on meeting the reasonable needs of patients, which has been drafted in response to NHS England guidance issued to commissioners. BMA weblink