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What should have been in the manifestos?

GP leaders on their alternative policies for general practice

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Dr Chaand Nagpaul, GPC chair

‘A concerted national target to eliminate inappropriate GP workload’

 

 

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Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard RCGP chair

‘Delivery of the GP Forward View in England, including investment of an additional £2.4bn per year in general practice by 2020’ 

 

 

Dr Krishna Kasaraneni

Dr Krishna Kasaraneni

Dr Krishna Kasaraneni GPC workforce lead

‘Clear plans on recruiting more GPs and healthcare workers into general practice and a commitment to protect the doctors from Europe who are working in the NHS now’

 

 

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Dr Jackie Applebee Tower Hamlets LMC chair

‘The abolition of APMS contracts to reduce privatisation in general practice, so that we are all on nationally negotiated GMS contracts’.

 

 

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46 dr kieran sharrock power50 2016

Dr Kieran Sharrock, medical secretary, Lincolnshire LMC

No further top-down reorganisation of the NHS, to allow locally developed STPs to flourish with support for primary and community care

 

 

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Zoe Norris 300x300

Dr Zoe Norris, GPC sessionals committee chair

To convene an independent cross party commission into NHS funding & future with a six-month deadline for reporting findings

 

 

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  • zoe! yep!

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  • Development of a £0 contract option whereby patients can chose to have a private GP that has the same IT and access to investigations and scripts as NHS GPs.

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  • Bring the NHS 'final salary' Scheme into line with other public bodies by making it career average or even money purchase.

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