Guides

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GDPR: five things GPs need to have in place

3 November 2020

Practices must be mindful of a number of fundamental requirements in order to comply with the legislation.

GDPR for independent practitioners
Introduction to data protection for independent practitioners

3 November 2020

Here are some things independent practitioners should consider regarding data protection.

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The General Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act 2018

3 November 2020

Explaining the changes to data protection law introduced as a result of the GDPR and Data Protection Act.

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Marketing with before-and-after images

9 October 2020

Ethical considerations and patient consent must be kept in mind when using before and after images to promote your work.

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Cosmetic procedures

9 October 2020

A quick guide to performing cosmetic procedures.

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Pupils in the practice

9 October 2020

Before welcoming a work experience pupil into your GP surgery, take into account these key considerations.

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DNACPR orders

9 October 2020

In the right circumstances, a DNACPR order helps ensure that a patient's death is dignified and peaceful.

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Raising concerns

24 September 2020

Our advice for raising concerns in your organisation.

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Statutory duty of candour in secondary care

4 August 2020

Secondary care providers registered with CQC in England are subject to a statutory duty of candour, introduced in November 2014.

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Duty of candour at a glance

4 August 2020

Your quick guide to the duty of candour.