Primary Care

25th February 2020

Type 2 Diabetics miss out on a recommended annual kidney test

Type 2 Diabetics miss out on a recommended annual kidney test which can signal irreversible damage that may lead to fatal complications, survey reveals… The urine […]
9th September 2019

X-on’s GP phone system shortlisted for national award  

Public vote helps X-on’s Surgery Connect make it to the shortlist for this year’s General Practice Awards in the Technology/ Digital Solutions Provider category. Cloud communications […]
22nd August 2019

Innovative health partnership could transform chronic condition care

MJOG and my mhealth could help millions of patients with chronic conditions including COPD, asthma, heart disease and diabetes to self-manage more effectively Supporting NHS Long […]
21st August 2019

GP wait times drive rise in ‘Dr Google’

Stats reveal more than 100 million health searches made through Google as GP waiting times increase • Over 100million health-related Google searches were made in just […]
19th August 2019

Online checks to replace GP consultations

Commenting on the news from the NHS around people being offered health checks online instead of face-to-face GP consultations, Hamish Grierson, co-founder and CEO at proactive […]
4th June 2019

Health hubs are the future of GP practices – but how do we build the spokes?

The RCGP report, Fit For The Future, believes that GP practices will need to evolve into “wellbeing hubs” to meet our primary healthcare needs. I’ve been […]
27th May 2019

Lower back pain is a troublesome burdon

Lower back pain is undoubtedly a problem that affects many of us. In fact, 80% of the population will at some time suffer from back or […]
22nd May 2019

Efficacy supports GPs in challenging times with online therapy service

Leading CBT firm uses digital platform and programmes to deliver mental health support to doctors using the GP Health Service A leading mental health service is using […]
31st January 2019

Health organisations welcome GP contract changes and join forces to support primary care networks

NHS England’s plans to create fully integrated community-based health services through new Primary Care Networks in every area of England have been welcomed by the NHS […]