Very very sorry for your loss. Whole family in our prayers and thoughts.
We have a similar programme which has attracted no applicants
Thank you Nigel. We are indebted to you for giving a stronger voice to the profession. All the very best.
Patient can also chose to send a taxi to the pharmacy to pick up a script..
not sure if suspending QoF will help-majority of work is done by the practice nurses.
GP , Durham
Thanks Katie.Some excellent points made
This is already happening in various parts e.g. a antipsychotic monitoring increasingly being done in primary care.
“And that’s not to deny that those pressures may lead to less safe practice than has otherwise been the case.
Workload pressure would not be a defence against clinical negligence, barrister warnshttp://careers.bmj.com/careers/advice/Workload_pressure_would_not_be_a_defence_against_clinical_negligence%2C_barrister_warns
Pain control is really becoming challenging.
Many analgesic options out of reach due to cost or side effects. Pain clinics are largely ineffective.
MDT type approach is expensive.
Pain psychology input waiting times are months if not a year...
Our team feels that they should keep the money and sort the service out..
An absolutely inspiring character with lots to learn from
Locally, we don't receive any such retainer payments.
If they were being paid anywhere else, practices need to consider stopping 'enhanced work' e.g. home visits for those who can be brought to the practice etc.
An excellent article by Shaba.Not all of us adopt many ideas suggested. Time to look after yourself.
It is extremely sad that there is such a huge difference in pass rates. It is equally sad and frustrating that no concrete corrective steps have been taken and that the things had to come this far. It is very frustrating to see trainees and their families in distress as well as the loss of these trainees from general practice.
Credibility of the system needs restoring and hopefully,the legal action will put a positive end to this fiasco.
An IMG GP Trainer
Motion should be passed as a unanimous yes..
This is under the assumption that grassroots are engaged now.Are they?
Very handy to use eMed3s except our trainees and locums can not use it due to EMIS limitations..