The Primary Care Practitioner Podcast
Two Years in Primary Care - Innovation, Learning and Experience in Practice

Two Years in Primary Care - Innovation, Learning and Experience in Practice

January 11, 2021

Dr. Linda Dykes interviews Gareth Ward about his career and integration into working as a Paramedic in Primary Care. Gareth explains he has worked in Primary Care for over 2 years and never looked back. Gareth explains and gives great advice around his MSc and funding for anyone considering a rotation or move into working in the primary care community of general practice. 

Entering into Primary Care

Entering into Primary Care

November 20, 2020
During this episode, Dr. Linda Dykes, George Bell-Starr and Andrew Ormerod discuss the challenges and anticipation of starting a career in Primary Care. George Bell-Starr, a three year experienced Paramedic is taking the move from the front line into a GP Practice. Listen to George explain his reasons for the move and the anticipated challenges that he may face working in Primary Care.

 

Ambulance to Primary Care - A Paramedic Perspective

Ambulance to Primary Care - A Paramedic Perspective

September 17, 2020

During this episode we will be speaking with Clare, who is a Paramedic Practitioner working within the North West of England. Clare has recently made the leap from working in the Ambulance Service into the Primary Care setting. She will share with us her journey so far, the challenges she has faced and some top tips for those looking to make the same transition into Primary Care.

An Introduction to the Primary Care Practitioner Podcast

An Introduction to the Primary Care Practitioner Podcast

September 15, 2020

Welcome to our first Primary Care Practitioner Podcast! During this episode we will be introducing you to the Podcast and providing you with a glimpse of what you can expect in future episodes. We will be speaking with Dr. Linda Dykes (Consultant in Emergency Medicine and also a GP) and Andrew Ormerod (Previously an Advanced Practitioner in the Ambulance Service and now Clinical Programme Lead for Avoidable Safe Conveyance).

 

Linda and Andrew have established the channel specifically to support current and future Primary Care Practitioners. You will hear from them both on how they feel this will benefit a multitude of different professionals entering into and working within the Primary Care setting underpinned by four key themes.

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