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Public Narrative for Primary Care Networks

Public Narrative for Primary Care Networks

May 16, 2019

Do you want to know how to share your story better to improve engagement as a leader - then consider using the public narrative? Hear from experts on how to create your own public narrative.

Using the public narrative is a way of sharing personal stories to convey a message and leading to a call to action. With primary care networks growing and a new generation of leaders coming forward, is the public narrative a way to help shape the network and improve engagement?

In this episode, I talk to Claire Thomas a salaried GP and owner of Clairemariethomas.com and Stuart Jackson of ICE creates. As they teach me about the public narrative and how it might benefit you, your network and your patients, particularly in sharing a unified, effective message.

Choose your platform of choice below.

Helen Stokes-Lampard talking about Enid shaped care:

https://youtu.be/MbqVDHbL7Wo

Barak Obama democratic conference video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFPwDe22CoY

Marshall Ganz: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7CW_10C7lQ

Prince Harry interview on his mental health: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z60ERms-bsY

Clean Language: https://cleanlearning.co.uk/resources/faq/what-is-clean-language

Contact Claire or Stuart below:

Claire Thomas: http://www.clairemariethomas.com/tag/storytelling/

Stuart Jackson: http://www.icecreates.com/

 

Patients Know Best - an eGPlearning Podblast interview with Mohammad Al-Ulbaydli

Patients Know Best - an eGPlearning Podblast interview with Mohammad Al-Ulbaydli

May 10, 2019

Patients Know Best - an eGPlearning Podblast interview with Mohammad Al-Ulbaydli

Do you want to know more about sharing information between clinicians and patients?

In this episode, we hear from Mohammad Al-Ulbaydli the CEO of Patients Know Best (PKB) - who allow you portable online access to your medical information and more.

We cover a variety of aspects including:

  • Why and how he started this company,
  • How this developed into a product
  • The lessons he learned including working with Great Ormand St hospital
  • How PKB works and brings control and safety to patient care
  • How this works with safeguarding data
  • How he came up with the name for PKB
  • How this can be used by practices and primary care networks from now including the cost
  • How sharing patient data can save money in our health economy
  • His favourite work based app: Stitcher - listen to eGPlearning on Stitcher here.
  • His favourite non-work app: Scribd - the Netflix of books.
  • How he would spend £100m on health tech with no red tape.

 

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Online Patient Consultation tips: Top 5 (2019)

Online Patient Consultation tips: Top 5 (2019)

May 9, 2019

 

Online patient consultation tips (2019) - my top 5 tips...

 

Do you want to know the best way to get the most out of your online consultations?

 

This video covers my top 5 tips for patients having a video consultation with a GP or clinician.

 

Following these tips will make your consultation easier, safer and more effective for both you and your physician.

 

Tip 1: Identity check

 

Tip 2: Internet data connection

 

Tip 3: Dress code

 

Tip 4: Privacy (and an extra tip - headphones)

 

Tip 5: Documentation.

 

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Online patient consultations, here is my top 5 tips to get the most out of your consutlation

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Video consultations:Top 5 tips for GPs and primary care

Video consultations:Top 5 tips for GPs and primary care

May 2, 2019

Watch this video for my top 5 tips for doing effective patient video consultations as a GP or in primary care. Subscribe below for more…

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In this video see my top 5 tips to doing effective patient consultations by a video of telemedicine interface. If you do consultations by this route - learn some further tools that may help you work faster.

Tip 1: Where do you look

Tip 2: What do you look like?

Tip 3: Headsets

Tip 4: Rapid documentation: If you want to document consultations faster try the eGPlearning support pack.

Tip 5: Manage interruptions.

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Top 5 tips for video consultations in primary care Video Consultation Top 5 tips

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Medic Bleep - The Whatsapp of healthcare?

Medic Bleep - The Whatsapp of healthcare?

April 26, 2019

Do you want to learn about Medic Bleep - a safe and effective clinical alternative to Whatsapp for clinicians? Listen to this episode with the CEO of Medic Creations - Sandeep Bansal as we talk about the safe and responsible use of technology in primary care, Medic Bleep and more. 

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In this episode listen to Dr Gandalf talk with Dr Sandeep Bansal, CEO of Medic Creations which has created Medic Bleep - a safe and effective alternative to Whatsapp for clinicians.

We start by hearing Sandeep's personal journey from GP trainee to health tech entrepreneur. We hear how he changed the direction of the product to make it safe and responsible in use and the impact it had on patient care.

Download on Android

Download on iOS 

We also hear how you can use Medic Bleep in your area, particularly in the wake of the pager ban in UK health care by Matt Hancock.

 

Finally, hear Sandeep's favourite work and non-work app and his innovative answer on how to spend £100 million on health tech with no red tape.

Strikedeck
Football manager:

If you are interested to learn more contact him on sandeep@mediccreations.com

or see the website: https://www.medicbleep.com/

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Standing desks in General Practice

Standing desks in General Practice

April 25, 2019

Do you want to know what it is like to use a standing desk in General Practice? Watch this video to see if this is your new time saver and patient engagement method.

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On your Feet Britain: a campaign to get people to be more active
Get Britain standing: a campaign to use standing desks.

Standing desks in General Practice can be useful and effective both for clinician health and improved patient engagement and education.

Also, see how standing desk use is viewed from a patient perspective in consultation. Click the image below to see the video. 

https://youtu.be/dRK85laV_MQ

Standing desk to consider in General Practice

Flytta 2 desk: A great full standing desk and consistently top of class. Can be bought without the top if needed.

DrGandalf's YoYo- 90: The actual desk I use, robust and stable. Great desk riser

YoYo 90 plus anti-fatigue mat: As above with the anti-fatigue mat combination good for getting started.

The facts benefits and cons of using standing desks.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhkigA368mE

The truth about Standing desks:

 

Alternate standing desks in general practice

Duronic DM05D1 desk riser: A cheaper desk riser, good base but I prefer the YoYo brand.

Flexispot anti-fatigue mat: A good mat to help prevent fatigue after standing.

YoYo desk mini: The smaller YoYo version. Also has a larger variant at 120cm if wanted.

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How to prescribe an app using ORCHA

How to prescribe an app using ORCHA

April 18, 2019

Do you want to know the best way to prescribe an app for a patient? Watch this video and learn how to do it (and for free...)

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In this video, I show you how to use ORCHA to evaluate and prescribe healthcare apps to your patients safely and effectively.

Also, check out https://www.egplearning.co.uk/ORCHA for a free three-month trial offer.

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What is ORCHA?

What is ORCHA?

April 11, 2019

Hear about ORCHA (Organisation for Review of Care and Health Apps) from Liz Ashall-Payne its CEO and winner of Most Influential Technology CEO of the Year 2019 and an offer to use for free below!!!!!

Hear about how ORCHA was created, how it is like the BNF of apps and how you can use it for patient care, PLUS a special offer for interested clinicians.

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Andy and Gandhi speak with Liz Ashall-Payne, the innovative CEO leading ORCHA into tackling digital health application use and providing validity and safety to a growing area of healthcare.

We talk about her journey, what ORCHA is and how they review apps. We talk about the review and prescribing process, how you can use it as a clinician in primary care, and more.

Finally, we finish with a special offer for all clinicians who want to use ORCHA for free...

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ORCHA trial offer

ORCHA trial offer

April 11, 2019

Use ORCHA to help engage in digital primary care with eGPlearning.

We have negotiated an amazing offer for all of our eGPlearners. Sign up to ORCHA using the link below and get three months free access to the professional license that allows you to prescribe apps to patients as a clinician. 

 

Sign up here.

 

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PCN and GP Practice planning tool- DR PESTLES

PCN and GP Practice planning tool- DR PESTLES

April 4, 2019

If you want a resource to help you plan your primary care network (PCN) or GP practice then use DR PESTLES.

This video explains the resource and how you can use it to plan local healthcare delivery.

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DR PESTLES helps you explore the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of the following areas that can affect your practice or PCN:

- Demographics
- Regulatory
- Political
- Economical
- Social
- Technology
- Legal
- Environmental
- Services

To access spreadsheet use the link below.

https://mailchi.mp/021afa3605bd/drpestles

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Equipment to record patient consultations for teaching – a guide

Equipment to record patient consultations for teaching – a guide

March 28, 2019

A part of GP training is being able to record patient consultations for teaching purposes. But what equipment do you use?

This Podcast will explore the best equipment to record patient consultations for training practices and cover options for various budgets to help you decide. For the full article see the blog article:

https://egplearning.co.uk/technology/equipment-to-record-patient-consultations-for-teaching-a-guide/

For the video click here

In this podcast I cover a variety of options:

01.30 Webcam - Logitech C920 - https://amzn.to/2Tuznrx
03.25 Tablet - iPad - https://amzn.to/2NSRYaC and stand- https://amzn.to/2CcjcEK
05.25 Smartphones
06:00 Camcorder - https://amzn.to/2CmjLvV
07.00 External microphones
0730 DIY rig - https://egplearning.co.uk/technology/equipment-to-record-patient-consultations-for-teaching-a-guide/
07.50 Shotgun mic - Takstar 598 - https://amzn.to/2NZ77HP
08.30 Manfrotto stand - https://amzn.to/2F0axXL
08.45 SD cards - https://amzn.to/2HsgG0F
09.00 IRIS Discovery kit GDPR safe system - https://www.irisconnect.com/uk/products-and-services/video-technology-for-teachers/

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Apps for nurses + and other tools

Apps for nurses + and other tools

March 21, 2019

Apps for nurses + and other tools

Do you want apps for nurses, pharmacists, physician associates or other healthcare professionals to help in primary care?

Then watch this and see tools to help you in practice, help patients, your learning and benefit you.

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Covered in this episode:

  • Tools to help you in practice
  • Tools to help patients
  • Tools to help your learning
  • Tools to help you

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Tools to help in practice:

Tools to help patients

Tools to help your learning

Tools to help you

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Apps for nurses and more

Apps for nurses and more

March 19, 2019

This episode if a live podcast recording at the Nottingham CCG NottsGPNelearning practice learning event. 

Listen to DrGandalf of eGPlearning explain the variety of apps and resources that can be used by nurses and other health care workers to deliver primary care, help patients and improve their learning and own lives. 

With notable highlights of the eGPlearning website and YouTube channel, BNF app, Keybr, Bluelight card and more. 

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The future of Nottingham digital healthcare by Connected Notts.

The future of Nottingham digital healthcare by Connected Notts.

March 19, 2019

This episode if a live podcast recording at the Nottingham CCG NottsGPNelearning practice learning event. 

 

Hear Andy Evans talk about the development of the Nottingham Digital journey for patients and how healthcare is developing in Nottingham. 

 

This engaging talk will explain why patients may use digital access and the potential benefits the future of healthcare may offer in the next year. 

Money advice for GP locums, partners and practices

Money advice for GP locums, partners and practices

March 14, 2019

Watch this video to learn all the important financial and money advice tips when you work as a GP locum, partner, salaried, portfolio doctor and even as a GP practice.

Useful for anyone in primary care including covering IR35, new tax, pension (including NHS pension) and tech tool tips and more.

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02.10 Claim back exam fees
04.00 Register as self-employed especially as a locum or partner
05.58 Designated business account - how and why.
07.37 Register with an accountant. Consider : Folman & Co http://folmanandco.co.uk/
08.54 Should you use the practice accountant or not?
11.00 Pensions!!! A brief explanation of this complicated area.
14.35 Submitting pension payment forms and the Capita amnesty on this…
16.00 GPSurvival signposting as a guide to sort out your pension access - https://membership.generalpracticesurvival.co.uk/
17.20 What can I claim my tax back for?
20.30 Can you claim tax back for your home use?
22.00 Insurance claims and others…?
23.35 Making tax digital
24.30 Accountancy software like Xero and Quickbooks - what you should consider using as a practice or as a locum
28.30 What is IR35 and how does it affect you as a GP?
30.25 Working as a limited company as a GP.
32.20 Contact Jenny Folman at either www.folmanandco.co.uk or folmanandco@gmail.com.

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Budget tool fo GPs

Budget tool fo GPs

March 7, 2019

Do you need a Budget tool as a GP?

There are lots of tools to help you budget your finances, but none that are specifically designed for GPs. Until now.

Watch the video here and watch how the eGPlearning GP budget planner may help to keep track of your finances.

 

To access the tool go to the GP productivity page here.

 

This simple to use budget tool can be used in Microsoft excel or Google drive and is free to use and access till 14.3.19. After which simply join the eGPlearning mailing list below to continue to get free access.

 

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Social Media Guidance for clincians

Social Media Guidance for clincians

March 1, 2019

Welcome to this session on social media guidance for clinicians by Andy and Gandhi of eGPlearning Podblast in conjunction with HTN digital week. They explore the various platforms including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others, and how to use them, including relevant aspects for UK based clinicians to understand when using social media.

This is recorded as part of the HTN Digital week.

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Social media guidance for clinicians

Working knowledge of key social media platforms to include Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Whatsapp + others. How to use these platforms for education and CPD

Understand the implications of using these platforms as a GP

The do and do not rules of social media including guidance.

Our hints and tips to make it all manageable

Other sessions in this series https://bit.ly/egplearninghtn5gpapps https://bit.ly/egplearninghtncpd

Facebook groups: See the blog post: https://egplearning.co.uk/ramblings/f... for a full list of useful GP and primary care groups.

Twitter: Dr Gandalf’s UK Primary care list: Feed: https://twitter.com/drgandalf52/lists... Members: https://twitter.com/drgandalf52/lists...

Social media guidance playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FYAbk...

Link to wecommunities: http://www.wecommunities.org/

GP Journal Club: https://twitter.com/gpjournalclub

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Arora Meded: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqkW...

Social media guidance: GMC: https://www.gmc-uk.org/ethical-guidan...

BMA: https://www.bma.org.uk/advice/employm...

RCGP:https://www.rcgp.org.uk/social-media

SCRIBE: https://egplearning.co.uk/uncategoriz...

Multi-use tools: Loomly: https://www.loomly.com/free-trial/c3e...

Buffer: https://buffer.com/

Tweetdeck: https://tweetdeck.twitter.com/

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How to use email in General Practice

How to use email in General Practice

February 28, 2019

How to use email in General Practice

After Matt Hancock announced that email should be used over faxes and even post for communication with patients, some practices may be struggling to understand how to make these changes. This video post will highlight some of the areas to consider and tips on how to do this.

Set up
What system will you use- currently approved are nhs.net and office365. Criteria for other providers can be found here. https://digital.nhs.uk/services/nhsmail/the-secure-email-standard
It is worth having a patient facing inbox/address and a practice-based one for different communication routes. Consider different ones for results/ prescribing etc.
Suggest a generic email address for each to manage with a clear description as part of the email address ie prescriptionspracticeX@nhs.net or appointmentsSurgeryY@office365.com as examples.
Consider who and how often you will monitor the inboxes
Establish as a practice how the additional time needed to run emails will be used, especially if clinically based
If this is a system change, make this public. Use waiting room displays, footers on letters, social media platforms and patient participation groups (PPG) to advocate the use. Even consider a link on the prescription counterfoil.
Test wording of standard letters to make sure the practice is happy, even agree with indemnity provider or PPG if appropriate.
Email communication is part of the clinical record. Look at how this will be stored or transferred. If standard letters are used these may not need adding directly, but a clear system for recordings like templates or autoconsultations/macros should be used.
Consider using mailing list providers to help make this process easier, however, discuss with your local IT department on governance of providers.

Sign up
Abide by the data protection guidelines like GDPR, collecting information for what you need. Use either sign up sheet or confirmation via SMS/email with a link to your rules. A key tip is make this public ie on your website and use the link to share- easy via email, SMS or other. Make this the central governance hub for all your documents so you only have to update one place.
I would recommend adding a box that the patient agrees to all disclaimers as per below. This should be repeated in the confirmation message.
In this sheet/link be clear about how the practice will use the communication ie - sharing results, clinic letters, appointment information etc. If unsure or starting, try areas you are comfortable with and progress from there.
Use a template or autoconsultation/ macro to make this process easier for staff to support patients.
On sign up, instill a test email or SMS is sent at that time to confirm the identity and accuracy of the information given.
In this test email or message include a link to whitelisting emails. This is where a user confirms this is an email they want to receive. Include this in the footer of your emails as well which will help to ensure the messages do not end up in the junk folder. The following is an excellent link which shows this information

https://www.whatcounts.com/resources/checklists/how-to-whitelist-emails/
An additional option to help patients is to guide them to use folders to sort their emails from the practice.

 

Disclaimers:

Also, include a disclaimer about patients protecting their data once they have received it. A practice is not responsible for onwards use or transmission of email or text message once it has been received by the patient/service user
Include also that maintaining the integrity of the contact method ie correct number is the responsibility of the patient.
Commercial email providers are not as secure as those systems used in the NHS so include a line about being aware (and accept) that there is a risk (however small) of the email being intercepted or ‘hacked’.
Also include a line about which staff will access this data, ie admin, reception etc. This may help to prevent complaints at a later stage.
Recommend that the email or mobile number used is a personal one, not business or family one to support confidentiality. This is still the patient’s choice but an added disclaimer on the above would be prudent.

No-reply inboxes

One concern many clinicians have is being emailed about a critical symptom which may not be picked up till later and a negative impact. This also includes inappropriate clinical contact ie sending a prescription request but also asking a clinical question. One method to tackle this is with an automated no-reply message from the designated inbox.
Consider using a name rather than ‘donotreplypracticeX@nhs.net’ This may help engagement ie PracticeXresponse@nhs.net or DrYatPracticeZsays@nhs.net
Have a standard automated response. This may need tailoring for the time of day. Software exists to support this.
Use appropriate wording. Some examples are:
Thank you for getting in touch, unfortunately, this email is an automated notification, which is unable to receive replies. We’re happy to help you with any questions or concerns you may have. Please contact us directly at…..
If you wish to contact us, please do not reply to this message but instead contact the practice. For services like requesting your medications, booking appointments or viewing your records it may be easier to sign up to online access here. Replies to this message will not be read or responded to.
Please do not reply to this message. Replies to this message are sent to an unmonitored mailbox. If you have any questions or health concerns contact the practice at:

Clinical use of emails:
As the above look at your processes.
Remember that email can be effective for service information sharing, review of patients already seen and delivery of resources but may not be effective for new problem consultations.
Ensure an auto-response email is sent outlining the timeframe clinical emails will be reviewed in. NHS England recommends 24 hours. I would further clarify this to include a standard working day ie not including weekends or bank holidays.
This receipt email should also have a disclaimer about clinical direction ie this service is not regularly monitored. Any urgent health issues contact the practice at: or contact 111 if between these times…..
Ensure all reply emails have standard footers with disclaimer information and contact information.

For any comments or feedback contact me directly below or @drgandalf52 or @egplearning.

 

 

 

 

 

to change your user preferences in SystmOne

to change your user preferences in SystmOne

February 21, 2019

Do you get frustrated with not knowing how to make TPP SystmOne work better for you?

Watch this video as part of the eGPlearning #TipThursday to see my personal recommendations on how to tweak it to your needs including reducing excessive notifications and making tasks and letter workflow work smarter.

Commented as an avid user and admin of S1 FBUG (unofficial but awesome user group for S1) which you can join too.

(pssstt...remember to answer BOTH compulsory questions. Feel free to join the mailing list too for more resources.)

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Is Clockify the time tracking tool for primary care?

Is Clockify the time tracking tool for primary care?

February 14, 2019

How can you easily track all those time sinks in primary care without resorting to the limited method of pen and paper?

What is the best way to track the time your staff and peers use in practice?

Clockify is a tool that allows you to track time and do it easily, effectively and for free across the entire team.

https://clockify.me/

Watch this video to see the whole review.

At the time of filming it is even more pertinent as the GP news magazine PulseToday has launched their GP workload survey. If you are a GP and watching this before the 15.2.19 please fill in this survey.:
https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/gpworkload2019

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Tech to enhance CPD collection

Tech to enhance CPD collection

February 8, 2019

Watch Andy and Gandhi discuss how to use technology to enhance your collection of CPD (CME) for your appraisal and revalidation.

They explore useful resources and tools that can help make the collection of continuous professional development units easy and effective, including their own hints and tips.

This is recorded as part of the HTN Digital week.

 

 

Contact Andy: https://twitter.com/drawfoster

Contact Gandhi: https://linktr.ee/drgandalf52

HTN: https://www.thehtn.co.uk/

A brief summary of hardware and system options to enhance your CPD collection.

A comprehensive list and guide of clinical resources

How to create systems using the above resources to enhance your CPD collection.

A summary of advanced methods to help automate and share your learning experience.

Our hints and tips to make it all manageable

Other sessions in this series
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https://bit.ly/egplearninghtnsocialmedia

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Bullet Journal:
https://bulletjournal.com/

Dingbats book
https://amzn.to/2S4CjcW

Frixion pen
https://amzn.to/2Dwz1Hm
Rocketbook Wave:
https://amzn.to/2CQyQVZ

Clarity Appraisal toolkit walkthrough
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDHESyQxzWY
Evernote:
https://bit.ly/eGPlearningEvernote

 

 

News Now RSS feed
https://www.newsnow.co.uk/h/UK/Health/Health+Practitioners/GPs?type=ts

eGPlearning Resources page: https://egplearning.co.uk/resources/
eGPlearning elearning page: https://egplearning.co.uk/learning/elearning/

Podcasts
eGPlearning Podblast: https://egplearning.podbean.com/
eGPlearning Podblast iTunes: https://bit.ly/eGPlearningiTunes
2 GPs in a pod: https://www.2gpsinapod.co.uk/
The General Practice Podcast: https://ockham.healthcare/podcast-index/
RCGP podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/essential-knowledge-updates-podcasts/id530495944?mt=2
InnovAiT: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/sage-general-practice/id871122209?mt=2
BMJ: https://www.bmj.com/archive/podcasts
Inside Health: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b019dl1b
On The Pods: https://onthewards.org/onthepods/
The Good GP: https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/the-good-gp/id1212751478?mt=2
PriMed: https://primarymedicinepodcast.com/
DTB: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/dtb-podcast/id307773309?mt=2
Best science : https://therapeuticseducation.org/bs-medicine-podcast
NASGP: https://www.nasgp.org.uk/subscribe-to-podcast/

 

Apps
TipThursday: https://bit.ly/TipThursdayYT
Camscanner: https://www.camscanner.com/r1?131514295
Dropbox: https://db.tt/mfbDismT
ORCHA: https://www.orcha.co.uk/

Dictation services:
Dragon: https://www.nuance.com/en-gb/healthcare/medical-transcription/solutions.html
Dictate.it Live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epVjIiOmQTM
Speechnotes: https://speechnotes.co/

IFTTT: https://ifttt.com/discover
Zapier: https://zapier.com/

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CPD Certificate of engagement: http://bit.ly/egplearninghtncert

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Which foods have FODMAPS? Can FastFODMAP help?

Which foods have FODMAPS? Can FastFODMAP help?

February 7, 2019

FODMAPS are complex carbohydrate chains with some evidence linked as triggers for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Avoiding FODMAPS can help a patient experience fewer symptoms such as bloating, abdominal pain and changes in bowel habits.

Understanding which foods have FODMAPS, however, is complex. This episode looks at how using an app this can be supported, including some extra information about games in the app and cautions on using it.

Click the image below to see the full video.

To download the app click the link here for iTunes or Google Play

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The best primary care paediatric resource: Paediatric Pearls?

The best primary care paediatric resource: Paediatric Pearls?

January 31, 2019

What do you think is the best primary care paediatric resources?

In my experience, I have yet to find a complete resource that beats the paediatric pearls website.

The best primary care paediatric resource: Paediatric Pearls? Click image to watch the video

Created by Dr Julia Thompson and her team, based in London working for the NHS, paediatric pearls regularly produce and update paediatric newsletters for both primary care (general practice) and emergency medicine. In addition, they collate guidelines for condition management and referral guidance for most paediatric conditions.

As a result, paediatric pearls is an excellent resource for helping with your continuous professional development (CPD/ CME) especially for GP trainees (AiT).

Check out the site above or find it on our eGPlearning Paediatric resource page.

 

Alternately, contact them on Twitter: @Paedspearls on Twitter

 

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Top 5 GP apps eGPlearning Podblast

Top 5 GP apps eGPlearning Podblast

January 25, 2019

Watch this session as Andy and Gandhi of the eGPlearning Podblast discuss their top 5 GP apps.

 

Covering a variety of apps that you may want to use in general practice either for yourself or the benefit of your patients. This session also includes some honourable mentions.

 

This session is created as part of the HTN Digital week.

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Andy:

Honourable Mention:

Omnifocus: https://www.omnigroup.com/omnifocus/

 

5: NHS Quicker https://nhsquicker.co.uk/

4: Headspace https://www.headspace.com/

3: Wysa https://www.wysa.io/

2: MyfitnessPal https://www.myfitnesspal.com/

1 Onenote http://www.onenote.com/?404&public=1

Gandhi:

Honourable mention

5: MDcalc https://www.mdcalc.com/

4: BNF https://www.bnf.org/products/bnfbnfcapp/

3: Camscanner https://www.camscanner.com/r1?131514295

2: Nottinghamshire LMC https://www.nottinghamshirelmc.co.uk/mobile-app/

1: Evernote: https://bit.ly/eGPlearningEvernote

Gandhi:

Other sessions in this series

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https://bit.ly/egplearninghtncpd

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Best Facebook groups for GPs and primary care

Best Facebook groups for GPs and primary care

January 24, 2019

This video showcases the variety of Facebook groups for GPs, primary care, and doctors.

 

It explains the reason for wanting to join the various groups and the importance of each.

 

Finally, the video shows how to get the most out of a Facebook group.

 

For links to the groups see the post below as shown in the video:

https://egplearning.co.uk/ramblings/facebook-groups-for-gps-and-primary-care/

 

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