RCGP blog


30 March 2020

PPE is still one of the top issues for GPs

The RCGP's Professor Martin Marshall and Dr Jonathan Leach talk about how we lobbied for PPE in face-to-face consultations, influenced guidance, and the evidence review commissioned by the College.

27 March 2020

Medical students volunteer in the NHS

Medical students have been stepping up to volunteer during the COVID-19 pandemic, offering their skills and time to support the NHS. Read more about how they are making a difference and how we can thank them for their efforts.

19 March 2020

Top 10 tips for telephone consultations

These top tips are for clinicians conducting telephone consultations to assess and advise patients.

11 December 2019

Quality improvement: prescribing and patient safety reports

The RCGP and Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) have developed confidential bespoke practice and patient-level drug prescribing reports, available for free for GP practices contributing to CPRD. There are two sets of reports, distributed every six months to practices in all four nations of the UK.

03 June 2019

Good practice safeguarding in general practice

The RCGP is working towards the vision that the safeguarding of adults and children will be embedded into every day routine general practice and become a normal part of our ongoing holistic care.