September 2015

GPC Advice re Flu Prophylaxis

There has been some controversy about requests from NHS England regarding prescription of prophylaxis for influenza.
The GPC has recently received advice from its lawyers which can be found in the
Memos section.


There are new policies regarding students in the Registrars and Students section

GatDoc Policies

I have updated the GatDoc policy folder today. Although there should be little that you are not already aware of, may I remind you that it is your responsibility to ensure that you are familiar with the policies of the organisation.

Prescribing in Adastra

I hope everyone is getting on okay with the new version of Adastra.
The prescribing screen is slightly different so I have added a quick reference guide to the
Guidelines section.

Guidance for Managing Constipation in Children

The paediatric consultants at the QE have asked us to bring your attention to this guideline.
It can be found in the
Guidelines section