Watch our GP Care Group Annual Report 2020/21
Integrated Urgent Primary Care
Over the last six to nine months the Urgent Treatment Centre has seen an increase from 150 patients per day to over 300+ per day.
Advocacy and Interpreting Service
The service introduced an On-Demand Service for Bengali, Sylheti, Somali and Turkish to ensure GPs use the in-house teams for these languages.
The service's COVID-19 Children Shielding Programme which supports children who have complex needs won the HSJ Partnership C19 Partnership Award.
The P-RESET service's alcohol screening numbers remained the same throughout the pandemic, with the service reaching our annual target of 35% for patients.
Tower Hamlets Training Hub
The Training Hub's transition to delivering online training during the pandemic resulted in 120 events taking place, with over 3,000 participants.
The Social Prescribing service has made 8,000 referrals for support, which is a 70%+ increase on the numbers from 2019/2020.
Safeguarding Children Team
The Team strengthened the GP Care Group's safeguarding children governance processes through the implementation of the Safeguarding Subcommittee.
Patient Experience Team
The COVID-19 vaccines rollout provided opportunities for the team to support the process, guiding and reassuring patients while gathering direct feedback.
From April 2020 to March 2021 the interest in the Open Doors programme was high with almost 70 applications for the GPN programme.
Finance - Annual General Meeting
During 2020/21 the GP Care Group's financial stability remained strong. This strength allowed the federation to support the local system and primary care.