Primary Care Newsletters

18th March 2020 Coronovirus update, Doctor Link COVID-19 update, 2020-21 Quality Outcomes Framework, HEE Funding offer for ACP 2020-21, IT Service Desk new details from 1st April 2020

11th March 2020 Cancellation of March BEST event, SYB integrated care public meeting, SWYFT cardiac / pulmonary rehab update to venues, Teledermatology referrals, NICE Guidance for primary care, NDPP clinic availability, SWYFT update on plans to optimise Systmone in 2020/21, Barnsley Dementia & me newsletter, safeguarding level 3 training  events 

4th March 2020 Coronavirus update, Get Fit First deadline for submission, NDPP clinic availability, Digital application pilot - structured education for patients with Type 2 diabetes, Cardiovascular health signals, Macmillan website, Barnsley beat the street is back

26th February 2020 Coronovirus update, OOH Cervical Screening Service, QOF year end, My Best Life Contract Extension, 2019/20 PDA Dementia Scheme Requirement, Macmillan hot topics, EMIS web practices urgent tasks in work flow, IPC Policy, Potential changes to the way appendicitis surgery for children under the age of 18 is provided in SYB

19th February 2020 Cornovirus COVID19 update, Out of Hours Cervical Screening Service, Barnsley patient Council meeting, Keeping a Health Heart resources, Macmillan Hot Topic session March, NEST photography competition, SWYFT involvement strategy, Physical ill-health and CVD prevention in people with severe mental illness toolkit

12th February 2020 Coronovirus advice for primary care, Closure of direct referral into routine Leeds Teaching Hospitals Spinal Surgical Service, Lower GI fast track referral reminder, Vague symptoms pathway reminder, Y&H Palliative care symptom management advice app

5th February 2020 Wuhan Novel Coronavirus, NHS Guide for patients who want to register with a GP Practice, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Doctorlink - online consultation, OOH Cervical screening, Warwick training agreements  

29th January 2020 Wuhan Novel Coronavirus information, Doctorlink, Out of Hours Cervical Screening, PAM in Practice, Phenindione interference in Creatinine Assay, EMIS & SystmOne training, Warkwick training,  warm homes training, General practice nursing conference 

23rd January 2020 Launch of STT pathway for upper GI, Wuhan Novel Coronavirus, Meds Man newsletter, Refreshing the end of l;ife care strategy for adults in Barnsley, Pharmacy Advice campaign packs, Barnsley patient Council Meeting, NIHR update, Cancer awareness event, Local GP retention Scheme, Learning rom living with dementia course

15th January 2020 Phenindione treatment, Pharmacy advice campaign packs, Barnsley patient council meeting, clarification regarding referrals to cardiac rehabilitation programme - Angina and heart failure, NIHR update, EMIS Training, NHS App webinars, PM Development Programme, Cancer awareness event, Local GP retention schemes 

8th January 2020 Employer for carer event, GP Information Governance, Annual flu vaccination programme & reimbursement guidance, Routine immunisation target payments, Medicines management newsletter, NICE guidance for primary care, NHS App webinars, Train the Trainer Antimicrobial Stewardship Workshops, Cervical Cytology transition of provider, RCGP SYNTillate annual Conference Sheffield 

18th December 2019 Barnsley Pharmacy Opening times over Christmas and New year, windows 10 update, Barnsley carers service, Barnsley mental health forum, cancer 2 week wait referral forms, GP access campaign materials, Clinical partnerships teledermatology pilot, Cervical Cytology, Diabetic foot screening

11th December 2019 Referrals to Barnsley Hospital Emergency Department, Delay in supply of live attenuated influenza vaccine, Monkeypox case in England, General Practice improvement leaders programme, NICE Primary care update, Barnsley dementia care awards, Macmillan hot topic January 2020, BEST photo competition, Diabetic foot care training 

4th December 2019 Delay in supply of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine, Public Health Forum, PDA Cardiac Rehabilitation, Macmillan hot topic, BEST Photography competition, Cervical cytology transition of cervical screen provider and conversion from SurePath to ThinPrep

28th November 2019 Product recall from Barnsley Dairy, BHNFT letter to referrers to the imaging department, Medicines management newsletter, Protective records access guide, EMBED newsletter, Best of Barnsley Dementia care awards, NHS DPP e-learning module

20th November 2019 Framework for GP and HCPs who request an ambulance for patients who need urgent or emergency transportation to hospital, Removal of child patients with out of country addresses, Free NHS jobs advertising to attract nurses, Embed V42 QOF issue, Public health midwifery, Barnsley GPN nominations, PCSE online, Practice manager coaching and mentoring, Heart failure professional education

13th November 2019 Updated Cancer 2 WW referral forms, Patient leaflets to accompany commissioning for outcomes policy, BREATHE team, Carers and Friends meeting dates, BIADS, Guide to managing medicines supply shortages, living with and beyond cancer learning and development, NICE update, Barnsley GPN Awards 

6th November 2019 Change to CHAD2DS2--VASc calculations relating to High BP readings and hypertension, VPN tokens, Flu vaccination for renal flu patients, Barnsley Infant feeding update,NICE, Bites cellulitis, New PCRS online asthma and COPD resources, recruiting GP Nurses just got easier, Heart failure education  

30th October 2019 GMS Contractual reminder to support improvements in the registration of individuals leaving the secure residential estate, Barnsley infant feeding update, Barnsley General Practice Nursing awards, Free meeting space for cancer patients attending HOPE Course, Be Cancer safe in Barnsley, 

23rd October 2019 Working Win Deadline, Barnsley GPN Awards, BDGH dedicated nurse led iron deficiency anemia service, Be Cancer Safe, IV in community to treat cellulitis, Feedback on SYB healthier together website for pregnant women, children, young people and their families

16th October 2019 Feedback on SYB healthier together website, Macmillan hop topics, Have your say on SYB integrated care system draft 5 year plan, NICE bites Hypertension, Primary care managers conference

9th October 2019 Practice invoice numbering, Macmillan hot topics event, colorectal services new patient leaflet, NHS online procurement tool, medical student teaching, Nursing associate conference, practice manager conference 

3rd October 2019 Bone, lower GI and urology cancer pathways. NICE updated information on continuity of medicines supply if there is a no-deal EU exit, Direct access referral son e-referrals to LTHT routine spinal surgery pathway, cancer care reviews, Barnsley blood sciences service soon to be uprated

25th September 2019 111 Direct booking event, Cancer care reviews important dates to note, Communication regarding commissioning support services, Every mind matters, Trainee General practice nurses have started in post, Macmillan hot topic event, free training courses platform for Barnsley employees 

17th September 2019 Diagnosis of Hypertension, Living well with type 2 diabetes, Dementia newsletter, Mental health free workshops, Sounds doctor diabetes course, Free CBT training for front line staff to support respiratory patients 

10th September 2019 PDA CVD07  cardiac rehabilitation offer for people with heart failure or angina, Primary care data and pregnant ladies, Encouraging physical activity, NICE guidance summary for primary care, When can my child o back to school, 

3rd September 2019 Fax Referrals stop for TIA, Use of framingham risk score calculator in SNOWMED CT systems - for EMIS support, Integrated diabetes service updated referral form, Advice and guidance new service launch, New biochemistry team at BHNFT

27th August 2019 Developing a new CAMHS for Barnsley, Home visits - flue vaccination for housebound patients, Physical health for patients with serious mental illness free events, National Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening, PAM Training, Alzheimer's Society Barnsley

21st August 2019 IAPT website address error, Physical health for patients with serious mental illness free evens, National Abdominal Aortic Screening, Gender Identity Clinical Information Session for GP's,Nurses and Health professionals,Alzheimer's Society Barnsley, PAM Training, screening and immunisation update