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Avoid no-deal Brexit and invest more in general practice, warns RCGPSubscription

06 Nov 2019 By Lea Legraien

Leaving the EU without a deal will be ‘hugely damaging’ to patient care and exacerbate GP shortages, the RCGP has warned in its manifesto for general practice and patient care.  

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Medical student placements in general practice are ‘seriously underfunded’, finds studySubscription

22 Oct 2019 By Beth Gault

The cost of providing undergraduate placements in general practice is considerably more than the funding given, according to a new study.


Are CCGs turning their back on smaller practices?Subscription

04 Oct 2019

Three practice closures in the past few months could have been prevented, say GP leaders. Léa Legraien reports

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Revealed: Why you are earning less than your neighbouring GP practiceSubscription

02 Oct 2019

Pulse reveals what types of practice earn the most - and the reasons for it

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Smaller practices receive £5 more funding per patientSubscription

02 Oct 2019 By

Smaller practices in England receive more funding per patient on average than larger surgeries, new analysis of official figures has revealed.

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Practices receive up to 20% higher funding per patient in different regionsSubscription

02 Oct 2019 By

Practices' funding per patient is up to 20% higher in some regions of England, new analysis of NHS figures by Pulse has shown.