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DHSC announces £150m cyber security plan in the wake of NHS hack attackSubscription

01 May 2018 By

The Government has promised to spend £150m on cyber security for the NHS over the next three years, following a serious hack attack on more than one third of trusts last year.

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GP at Hand improves health access for migrants and homeless, finds reviewSubscription

15 Aug 2018 By

Babylon’s GP at Hand smartphone app ‘advances equality of access to GP services’, an assessment of its impact on patients has found.

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LMC warns against GPs using practice address to register homeless patients Subscription

08 Aug 2018 By

Local GP leaders have advised their practices not to register homeless patients using their surgery’s address, contrary to NHS England advice.

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Quarter of QOF indicators to be scrapped under new proposalsSubscription

04 Jul 2018 By

A quarter of QOF indicators could be cut under new proposals drawn up following a review of the framework.

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BMA declares it has no confidence in the GMCSubscription

27 Jun 2018 By

Leading doctors in the UK have supported a vote of no confidence in the GMC following the controversial Bawa-Garba court case.

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Leading doctors oppose calls to charge patients for GP appointmentsSubscription

25 Jun 2018 By

Leading doctors have rejected calls for the BMA to consider charging patients for GP appointments in order to fund the NHS.

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EU GPs to be paid £80k but pay NHS back if they quit, contract revealsSubscription

11 Jun 2018 By

GPs hired as part of NHS England’s flagship international recruitment scheme will be paid up to £80,000 per year, according to a national contract.

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NHS England invites patients to opt-out of GP record sharing for researchSubscription

25 May 2018 By

NHS England is set to invite patients to opt-out of GP record sharing for research purposes from June.

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One in ten GP partners 'unaware of imminent new data legislation'Subscription

24 May 2018 By

One in six GPs have not heard of new Government data legislation, which will mean providing personal data for free from 25 May.

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GPs to share patient data with social care in Government pilotSubscription

23 May 2018 By

GPs in three areas of England will be expected to share patient data with social care as well as hospitals in the next two years.

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GP numbers are declining faster in areas with low-income patientsSubscription

22 May 2018 By

GP numbers are dwindling faster in areas of England where people earn the least money, according to official data.

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GP heroes of the yearSubscription

11 Dec 2017

A selection of those going above and beyond in 2018

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Working life: Running a virtual wardSubscription

20 Aug 2018

Dr Hannah Bundock

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In full: GP Survival’s call for Dr Arvind Madan’s resignationSubscription

02 Aug 2018

Pressure group GP Survival is collecting signatures for an open letter calling for the resignation NHS England's primary care lead

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How we used CRP testing to help cut antibiotics useSubscription

13 Jul 2018

Dr John Derrick and Juliet Fletcher 

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