The GMC are so much better now. Their communications demonstrate sensitivity. Fitness to practice hearings are always going to be needed- some doctors are bad.
The GMC however does need to face up to its past and apologise for its previous gross loss of proportion.
The College has its heart in the right place unlike you lot.
Bald men over 65?
I can't see the point of this article. Ground already fully explored.
Epidemiology should be treated like homeopathy.
There is never any accountability. Have any heads rolled for the creation of bureaucracy that was a "poor use of time"?
9.03am "CQC underlines normal Tory services."
Does anybody understand this comment?
Martin Marshall -can't you do something about them? Earn your spurs.
"....my public duty to urge people..." This seems a teensy bit self important to me but maybe the acceptance of imperial honour gives grounds.
Their USP is now broken
The only certain thing to come out of this is the absolute uselessness of epidemiologists. More akin to economists than scientists.
re David Jenkins -"Gloves for a PR not compulsory" WHAT???
What is happening in Bangladesh?
Oh look - a bandwagon.
General Practice is just awful at the moment. Utterly different and strange. Uncertainty in all aspects is no longer bearable.
We are so supine over complaints. They are incorrectly judged to be a useful feedback mechanism to improve performance. However Doctors personalities are often particularly vulnerable to complaint and we have all seen doctors made anxious and depressed over them.They also induce over defensive medicine. Some complaints are genuinely valid and should be treated professionally and met with some soul searching however a good majority are trivial or vexatious and should be met with a robust response.
We have become emasculated by the likes of the GMC, the CQC and NHE England and it is time to fight back.
Read the Relatives and Residents Association very damning letter to the CQC Indicating their failure to protect care homes.
GP Survival seem to be a very sinister organisation. Keep away from them. Worse than the bishops. This is a manufactured twitter storm by a thwarted liberal nomenklatura still in shock and denial over Brexit. And the real issue is that Dom is in fact much more radical than their virtue signalling.
Suddenly partnership is looking attractive again. And maybe three years to parity !,
And reveals that the Independent Contractor status can be completely ignored when it suits them. We have the worst contractual situation in the history of contacts. - a conning pseudo-contract.
“Incredibly disappointed“ is the sound of a totally beaten self defining profession that is in fact just a skilled workforce.