• Careers
  • Contact Us
Healthcare

Healthcare

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Varsha Pattni

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Varsha is a Consultant in the Commercial Property team and is based at our Watford office.

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Varsha Pattni

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

STOP PRESS: General Practice Premises Policy Review - Submit Your Feedback Before 5 September 2018

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

NHS England, with the Department of Health and Social Care, is working with the GPC, RCGP and other stakeholders to undertake a review of the General Practice Premises Policy.

STOP PRESS: General Practice Premises Policy Review - Submit Your Feedback Before 5 September 2018

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

GMS & PMS Regulatory Changes - What Does This Mean For GPs?

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

The Secretary of State has published key contract changes to the General Medical Services (GMS) and Personal Medical Services (PMS) Regulations, which are due to take effect this December 2018.

GMS & PMS Regulatory Changes - What Does This Mean For GPs?

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

Mixed Data: To Disclose or Not to Disclose?

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

Late in June, the Court of Appeal gave its decision in the Dr B v The General Medical Council (GMC) case in respect of mixed data and subject access requests.

Mixed Data: To Disclose or Not to Disclose?

Articles & Blogs Employment Healthcare

Ambulance Workers' Holiday Pay - Voluntary Overtime Inclusion

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

There are various types of overtime arrangements in places, and practices differ between employers. We examine the recent case of Flowers v East of England Ambulance Trust.

Ambulance Workers' Holiday Pay - Voluntary Overtime Inclusion

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

Changes to Paramedics' Entry Requirements - What GPs Need to Know

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

A recent consultation has led to changes in the entry level qualifications for paramedics, we have summarised these changes below.

Changes to Paramedics' Entry Requirements - What GPs Need to Know

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Kathryn Matthews

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

Kathryn Alison Matthews is an Associate in the Healthcare Commercial Property team and is based at our Bristol office.

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Kathryn Matthews

Articles & Blogs Data Protection Healthcare

Putting a Price on Privacy: An Update

Thursday, 26 July 2018

Those involved in the healthcare sector often hold highly sensitive information. If this were released to third parties, civil action may follow.

Putting a Price on Privacy: An Update

Articles & Blogs Healthcare Partnerships & LLPs

Practice Managers as Partners

Thursday, 26 July 2018

At our most recent Practice Management conference in Bristol there was some discussion from the floor regarding practice managers becoming partners.

Practice Managers as Partners

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Mark Jarvis

Thursday, 26 July 2018

Mark Jarvis is a Partner in the Healthcare Commercial Contracts team and is based at our London office.

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Mark Jarvis

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Rachel Crean

Monday, 25 June 2018

Rachel Crean is a Partner in our Healthcare Commercial Litigation team, based at our London office.

Know Your Healthcare Advisor - Rachel Crean

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

Can GPs Avoid Liability by Putting Their GP Practices into a Limited Company?

Monday, 25 June 2018

We at VWV are being asked a lot at the moment about whether the answer to GPs' concerns about having personal liability for the practice is to 'incorporate', ie to put the practice into a limited company.

Can GPs Avoid Liability by Putting Their GP Practices into a Limited Company?

Articles & Blogs Employment Healthcare

Does an Employee Need to Ask Their Employer to 'Bump' a Colleague Into Redundancy?

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Many healthcare practices are facing challenges around restructure and redundancy exercises. Practice Managers may be familiar with the concept of "bumping" as part of a redundancy exercise.

Important European Court Opinion on Specific Mechanism - What Does This Mean for Parallel Trade?

Articles & Blogs Healthcare

New National Framework and Support Tools for NHS Continuing Care - Key Changes

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

On 1 March 2018, the Department of Health and Social Care republished the following frameworks and support tools for NHS Continuing Care, which will come into force on 1 October 2018.

Important European Court Opinion on Specific Mechanism - What Does This Mean for Parallel Trade?