Primary Care Sheffield helps to co-ordinate the Neighbourhood Learning Network, a citywide network of all of Sheffield's 16 neighbourhoods, enabling them to share learning and best practice and supporting them to work together. One of the neighbourhoods has introduced a new approach to supporting … [Read more...] about VIDEO: Virtual ward approach reducing avoidable admissions and improving outcomes for patients
Following a selection process PCS has welcomed John Boyington CBE as our new Board Chair. John was one of two highly appointable candidates we shortlisted, and was appointed following successful interview. John formally took up the post from 1st May. John replaces Dr Julie Endacott, … [Read more...] about PCS welcomes new Board Chair
Together with Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust we have recently added Heeley Green Surgery to our group of primary care practices. We already provide primary care services to Darnall Primary Care Centre, Highgate Surgery, Jordanthorpe Health Centre, Clover City Practice and … [Read more...] about Primary Care Sheffield to run Heeley Green Surgery
8th March was International Women's Day and this year's campaign theme is #BeBoldForChange 'Call on the masses or call on yourself to help forge a better working world - a more gender inclusive world.' Dr Marion Sloan, GP Partner at Sloan Medical Centre and Peer reviewing GP for CASES, played … [Read more...] about International Women’s Day
On 15th February we shared the BBC Radio Sheffield programme which featured the Extended Access Service. On the same day, the below video featuring one of our four satellite units, was posted on their Facebook page! … [Read more...] about Extended Access Service in the News!
We are pleased to announce that BBC Radio Sheffield featured the extended access service on Toby Foster’s Breakfast programme this morning. Two of our Directors, Kate Carr and Steven Haigh, joined him to talk about the service in Sheffield. To hear the broadcast go to … [Read more...] about Extended Access Service on BBC Radio Sheffield
Since it's launch the CASES programme has really picked up, and we hope you will agree that this is a service that will continue to benefit practices and patients. We are currently providing peer review for the following specialities: Gynaecology, Dermatology, Urology, Gastroenterology, ENT and … [Read more...] about CASES update
We all talk about offering better access to NHS services. After all the 'truly 7-day NHS' was a key policy in the government's manifesto. But who benefits? And how can it be delivered?! Well - we certainly don't hold all the answers, but this story from our extended access service gives us hope that … [Read more...] about Why the Extended Access Service Matters!