directed enhanced service

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directed enhanced service

An enhanced service, which all Local Health Boards must commission or provide by central Government mandate. Because enhanced services are non-core general medical services (GMS), the GPs in a particular area are paid by the local primary care trust (PCT) for providing DESs over and above their salaries as GPs.

Directed enhanced services
• Alcohol-Related Risk Reduction Scheme
• Childhood immunisations
• Child pneumococcal immunisations
• Ethnicity and first-language recording
• Extended hours
• H1N1 pandemic influenza immunisations
• Heart failure treatment scheme
• Influenza immunisations
• Learning disability health check scheme
• Minor injuries
• Osteoporosis
• Pneumococcal vaccines for adults
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Dr Rosie Benneyworth, chief inspector of primary medical services and integrated care, said in the report: "Services placed in special measures will be inspected again within six months.
Azerbaijan is taking serious steps to strengthen the health care system, in particular, the sphere of primary medical services, Hande Harmanci, Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Azerbaijan said at the event on the results of the international mission's visit to Baku.
Donald Watt, head of adult services (west) for the HSCP, said: "I am really pleased that the contract has been awarded for the delivery of primary medical services for Mull and Iona.
Dr Rosie Benneyworth, chief inspector of Primary Medical Services and Integrated Care, said: "We rated the practice as good for providing safe, caring, responsive and well led services because the practice had adequate systems to manage risk so that safety incidents were less likely to happen.
Dr Rosie Benneyworth, Chief Inspector of Primary Medical Services and Integrated Care said in her report: "During inspection we found inconsistencies in the information that was provided to the inspection team.
It noted that among the emergency relief projects is medical convoys' project in various parts of Somalia, which provide the necessary primary medical services to those affected, in order to reduce the spread of diseases and epidemics, in addition to a charity kitchen benefiting daily - about 2,000 families affected in the cities of Mogadishu and Baidoa.
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It will cover clinical negligence liabilities arising from the activities of all contractors who provide primary medical services, including salaried GPs, locum GPs, practice pharmacists, practice nurses and healthcare assistants.
Following the hearing, Professor Steve Field, chief inspector of Primary Medical Services for the CQC, said IDH had been contacted back in 2012 about registration problems elsewhere.
The emergency relief projects include medical convoys providing primary medical services in Somalia, in order to reduce the spread of diseases and epidemics, in addition to a charity kitchen benefiting daily about 2,000 families the cities of Mogadishu and Baidoa.
"NHS England is the commissioner of that service and looks forward to working with the practice to ensure that patients continue to receive the primary medical services they require.

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