NHS Finance For General Practice London
September 5 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pmFree
GP Surveyors are delighted to be delivering our GP Notional Rent workshop as part of Future Focus Finance’s, NHS Finance for General Practice conference London on Thursday 5th September.
The NHS Finance for General Practice conference is designed for general practice employees who are involved in finance and have a desire to learn more about how NHS finance works in England.
The conference will include a keynote talk on the future of Primary Care, including the new GP contract and Primary Care Networks followed by discussions. Delegates will then have the opportunity to select from a variety of practical and interactive workshops, covering finance processes and notional rent. Throughout the day there will be a focus on interactive and discussion-led learning during all talks and workshops.
GP Surveyors Notional Rent workshop
GP Surveyors Notional Rent workshop will provide attendees with a comprehensive guide to the entire Notional Rent review process, from how a practice should complete and submit their CRM 1 form, through to how GP Surveyors check and possibly challenge your rental reimbursement figure.
The Notional Rent workshop in London will be delivered by Clare Kersey – Senior Surveyor, GP Surveyors
A highly experienced Chartered Surveyor and RICS Registered Valuer; who attained MRICS status in 2002. Clare has over 18 years of surveying experience and a wealth of primary care premises knowledge. She acts for numerous GP practices across the UK, undertaking a diverse range of valuations and rent reviews. Clare has a vast array of experience negotiating with key industry stakeholders including District Valuers and NHS England.
09:30 – Registration and refreshments
10.00 – Welcome and introduction to the day – Zulf Ali, CEO, York Medical Group
▪ Why we’re here &what we want to get out of today – open room discussion
▪ What is FFF?
▪ Shared learning from York Medical Group
▪ Table discussions / Q&A
11.00 – The future of Primary Care – Iain Crossley, NAPC Tutor
▪ Future challenges facing general practice
▪ New GP contract
▪ Primary Care Networks
▪ Table discussions: delegates to share their individual challenges, experiences, and ideas. Opportunity for feedback from the room.
11.30 Refreshments & networking
11.45 Workshops – pick one session to attend
A. Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) – Jack Birchall, Head of Service Development, Interface Clinical Services
In this practical workshop, Jack will explain the background of QOF, how income is calculated and what factors affect income. Jack will share how surgeries can increase their income and will explore the financial impact of static prevalence.
Delegates will get the opportunity to learn about coding errors and how these can significantly reduce income and will be given working examples of how prevalence can affect income. From this workshop, delegates will also learn about the relevance of prevalence and the clinical and financial impact of underreported prevalence.
B. Managing Practice Finances – Katy Drew, Primary Care Development Manager, Sandison Easson Chartered Accountants
Participants will gain an understanding of what comprises a robust accounting system. There will also be an opportunity to review the financial systems you have in place and develop an action plan to make your practice more resilient in the current climate.
The session will cover:
▪ What comprises your accounting system
▪ Source records
▪ Finance Partner role
▪ Financial controls
▪ How to track your income streams
C. Notional Rent – A complete Guide – Clare Kersey, Senior Surveyor, GP Surveyors
Attendees will gain in-depth knowledge of the entire Notional Rent review process, including invaluable insight that can be put into action in their surgery.
The session will cover:
- What is Notional Rent and how is it calculated
- How to complete and submit the CMR1 form
- Checking and challenge surgeries Notional Rent figure
- Common discrepancies in Notional Rent valuations
- The Notional Rent appeal process
- Notional Rent myth-busting
- Benefits of checking Notional Rent
13.30 Workshops repeated – pick one session to attend
D. Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF)– Jack Birchall, Head of Service Development, Interface Clinical Services
E. Managing Practice Finances
Katy Drew, Primary Care Development Manager, Sandison Easson Chartered Accountants
F. A comprehensive guide to Notional Rent – Clare Kersey, Senior Surveyor, GP Surveyors
14.30 Back to the main room
14:35 Roundup – putting learning into practice – Zulf Ali, CEO, York Medical Group
In this final session, delegates can share with the room the challenges facing them and their organisations, based on what they’ve learnt from today. An opportunity to raise anything that may also impact others attending the event. The session intends to help delegates share ideas with one another, facilitated by Zulf who will provide his perspective and experiences from York Medical Group.
We look forward to meeting you at the NHS Finance For General Practice conference in London.