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Wessex LMCs Practice Healthcheck Diagnostic Tool

Updated on Friday, 3 August 2018, 937 views

Dear Colleagues,

Wessex LMCs is delighted to disseminate its quick and easy to use Healthcheck Diagnostic tool for practices together with our lunch and learn programme on how to make best use of it. You will note that there are two of the latter – the first is for participants in a lunch and learn session and the second has notes for the facilitator running the session.

We are further pleased to announce that the tool has been endorsed by the RCGP who are also now available to offer facilitation both for the diagnostic stage plus a menu of options to take forward action plans, particularly for practices within the resilience programme.

NHS England will also be publishing the tool on its own website (with acknowledgment to Wessex LMCs) for use by practices nationally.

Please note that the diagnostic tool can also be used on its own either by one or more individuals in a practice or by a group working together, either way it opens up debate which is good!

We hope you find the diagnostic tool helpful in assessing your own practice position and please feel free to feedback any comments for improvement to


With Best Wishes

Carole Cusack
Director of Primary Care
Wessex Local Medical Committees Ltd

Phone | 023 8025 3874 Mob I 07825 173327 Fax | 023 8027 6414
Email |
Address | Churchill House, 122-124 Hursley Road, Chandler's Ford, Eastleigh, SO53 1JB


Attached file: Practice Healthcheck Diagnostic Tool (October 2017).xlsx

Attached file: Practice Healthcheck Powerpoint Presentation (no notes).ppt

Attached file: Practice Healthcheck Powerpoint Presentation.ppt

Menu of Support Documentation (Only Applies to Hampshire and Dorset Practices)

Wessex General Practice Resilience Programme Proposal

Menu of Options Available to Support General Practice

General Practice Resilience Programme - Support Offer for practices in Wessex

Facilitation for your Practice Away Day


GP Forward View Practice Support Services

The College now offers support to practices under the Practice Resilience Programme.

To enhance our support to practices yet further and in response to the introduction of the 10 High Impact Actions within GP Forward View we have broadened the skill set of our 90-strong expert adviser team.

The RCGP is now able to provide tailored solutions, working hands-on with practices to:

RCGP experts carry the combined insights of all the College’s work in clinical and organisational design, the development of new models of care, quality improvement, informatics and curriculum development and assessment.

The RCGP continues to build on its reputation as the provider of quality training and development for the whole practice team. We provide bespoke solutions, the most popular include:

We have designed our practice support and development services to provide commissioners with a one-stop solution to delivering against the 10 High Impact Actions. To find out how RCGP can help you transform your primary care teams and for a solution tailored to your budget please contact or meet our team at the RCGP Annual Conference 12th-14th October in Liverpool

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