Recruited and employed a team of Community Pharmacists.
Initiated First Contact Physio Service in partnership with LCHS and LPFT.
Care Coordination Service supporting frail people at home and in care homes.
Set up Red site and home visiting service to deal with patients with COVID-19 symptoms at Grantham hospital.
Mental Health Transformation with new staff integrated into the Neighbourhood Team and a new community centre in Grantham town pending doors opening.
Developed Community Diabetes model in partnership with LCHS and ULHT.
Discharge to Assess development programme with the Neighbourhood Leads and responding to the changes at Grantham Hospital due to COVID-19.
Online Consulting, implementing askmyGP service to improve patient access.
Extended Access and Extended Hours delivered at a central hub in Grantham and supported by local delivery at every member practice.
Adopting the use of Ardens templates to improve and standardise the quality of referrals, pathways, collecting information and reporting.
Internal internet for sharing information, Learning Management System and records management.
Management of the GOS-18 Ophthalmology Gateway service.
To further bolster our workforce by developing new services in partnership with other delivery partners and recruiting. This will include introducing a Community Paramedic scheme with EMAS following a successful pilot in Sleaford.
A leadership programme for our board and member practices and to support the development of a population health approach to help us mature as a network.
To roll out more services into collaborative working with secondary care and community health closer to, and more convenient for our patients, including: Community Phlebotomy Services, Community Respiratory Services, Community Dermatology Services, Community Diabetes, and Community Mental Health.
Focus on supporting people with Learning Disabilities, starting initially with a programme to improve LD Health Checks.
Continuing to support Neighbourhood Working with particular focus on working with community nursing and therapy solutions for frail and vulnerable people.
Working closer with the community and voluntary sector as a fundamental part of our Neighbourhood Team. Implement Care Navigation and signposting as an integral part of our member practice and neighbourhood operating model.
To assist practices with managerial and clinical support where required, including the potential for shared administrative services.
We intend to develop a new Primary care site in Grantham in response to forecast population growth.