BMA COVID-19 tracker survey 27 April 2020
SOP medicine reuse in care homes and hospice settings
DHSC has now published the new SOP for EOLC medicine reuse in care homes and hospices. The guidance sets out criteria for when and how a medicine can be ‘reused’ in these settings
COVID-19 staff redeployment guidance
The BMA has today published online staff redeployment guidance for employed doctors in England, during the coronavirus pandemic. It covers issues such as consenting to employment, induction and training, terms and conditions, testing, and PPE. The guidance also covers working with other clinical and non-clinical staff during your redeployment, and health and wellbeing during your redeployment. Note that guidance for GP partners is included in the BMA’s guidance on redeploying staff, working in hubs and furlough, which is in the BMA toolkit for GPs and GP practices.
Verification of Death (VoD), Completion of Medical Certificates of Cause of Death (MCCD) and Cremation Forms in the Community in England and Wales – BMA/RCGP Guidance
Guidance for Remote Verification of Expected Death (VoED) Out of Hospital BMA Guidance
A toolkit for GPs and Practices 21 April 2020
It covers: Service provision, Home visits and care homes, Redeploying staff, working in hubs and furlough, Indemnity, Annual leave, Dispensing and medications, Locum doctors, Primary care networks and has links to our updated guidance on returning doctors, IT, homeworking and remote consultations.
BMA Model Locum GP Contract – Covid-19 17 April 2020
GP practice support for OOH 10th April 2020
BMA council chair message 31st March 2020