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A total of 14 refugee GPs are being retrained as part of a recruitment scheme in the Sandwell and West Birmingham area.
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Over 70 suppliers bid for GP IT future framework Subscription
NHS Digital has received 73 applications from suppliers to deliver new GP IT systems.
GP practices have been warned to stop closing for half-days or risk losing £40,000 in funding, according to new plans by NHS England
Doctors have urged the Prime Minister to urgently invest in GP surgeries to prevent patient care from being ‘put at risk’ and to reduce waiting times.
NICE has published new indicators to improve diagnosis and care for patients with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and heart failure, all of which could adopted into next year’s QOF framework.
The new Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced an extra £1.8bn in funding for the NHS, including over £110m for primary care.
A CCG in the East of England has agreed to cut nearly a third of its general practice budget despite national requirements to invest additional resources in primary care networks (PCNs).
Almost a fifth of practices in England rated ‘good’ by the CQC have deteriorated to a lower rating, according to the regulator's annual report
The CQC increased the number of enforcement actions it took last year in an effort to ‘protect’ the public.
Temporary closures at GP practice in crisis townSubscription
A GP surgery in Wrexham has announced it will close temporarily on 12 days throughout July and August, due to GP staffing issues
More funding for general practice produces better patient experience and continuity of care, according to a new study.
Two thirds of GPs reject plans to split CCGSubscription
NHS workforce implementation plan delayed againSubscription
RCGP calls for a more 'robust' NHS IT systemSubscription
BMA declares it has no confidence in the GMCSubscription
GP practice vandalised five times in a monthSubscription