Articles & Blogs Healthcare
Wednesday, 08 August 2018
A recent consultation has led to changes in the entry level qualifications for paramedics, we have summarised these changes below.
Kathryn Alison Matthews is an Associate in the Healthcare Commercial Property team and is based at our Bristol office.
Articles & Blogs Data Protection Healthcare
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.
Articles & Blogs Healthcare Partnerships & LLPs
At our most recent Practice Management conference in Bristol there was some discussion from the floor regarding practice managers becoming partners.
Mark Jarvis is a Partner in the Healthcare Commercial Contracts team and is based at our London office.
Monday, 25 June 2018
Rachel Crean is a Partner in our Healthcare Commercial Litigation team, based at our London office.
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.
Articles & Blogs Employment Healthcare
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.
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.
Paul Werrell is a Partner in our Healthcare team and is based at our London office.
Monday, 30 April 2018
Changes made in the new Dental Policy Book may cause difficulties in the sale and purchase of NHS and mixed dental practices.
Articles & Blogs Healthcare Pharma & Life Sciences
Tuesday, 01 May 2018
New legislation came into force on 16 April 2018 which provides pharmacists with a legal defence for inadvertent dispensing errors.
Wednesday, 11 April 2018
On the 5 April 2018, NHS England published a new Policy Book for Primary Dental Services.
Articles & Blogs Commercial Property Healthcare
Thursday, 05 April 2018
The BMA have reported that the 2018/19 GMS (and PMS) contract negotiations secured key changes to the much anticipated new Premises Costs Directions (PCD).
Tuesday, 03 April 2018
Has your Practice set up a Limited Company? Perhaps to limit your liability or own the freehold to your premises?