Practice Management for General Practitioners & Practice Managers

Course Description

The purpose of this programme is to help GPs and Practice Managers navigate the challenges of running a successful and profitable Healthcare Practice. It will provide GPs and Practice Managers with the tools, skills and resources to run an efficient and streamlined Practice in the core areas of HR, Practice Finances, Policies and Communication. This programme will help you gain a greater understanding of the core role of the Practice Manager as well as identifying areas where you can effectively delegate to other members of the Practice Team.

Course Aim

This blended, online programme will take place over 6 weeks. All participants have access to a secure online Learning Management System. We will host three guest expert speakers to deliver modules in the areas of Cyber Security, GDPR and Workplace Wellness. All participants will be required to complete periodical assessments to ensure their understanding of the material. Each participant will be encouraged to complete an assignment which will be based on some aspect of their Practice.

The Learning Management System is Learndash. Using Learnsdash, participants will be able to access their Zoom link for the live sessions, pre-recorded modules, quizzes, details on assignments, and additional learning resources based on the programme.

The first live webinar will take place on Thursday the 12th of May at 12.30pm. The programme runs for approximately 6 weeks.

Course Objectives and Learning Outcomes

The following topics will be covered:

  • The Role of the Practice Manage
  • Practice Policies
  • Complaints Policy
    • GDPR
    • Cyber Security
    • Health & Safety
  • GMS & State Scheme
  • Practice Systems
    • Managing Finances
    • Staff Management & HR
  • Practice Resources & Technology
  • Effective Communication – Staff and Patients
  • Workplace Wellness

Course Details

  • Category: Management and Administration in Healthcare
  • Location: Nationwide
  • Venue: Online Classroom and Learning Management System
  • Start date: 12 May 2022
  • Duration: Days: 6
  • Provider: Best Practice: Asumpta Gallagher
  • LHP Skillnet Member Price: €700.00
  • Non-Members Price: €997.00
  • Unemployed: No
  • Accreditation: Company Certified
  • Award: Certificate
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