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Video: 'It's not safe for GPs to continue in the way we are'

Speaking to the emergency meeting of Local Medical Committees in London on 30 January 2016, British Medical Association GP committee chair Dr Chaand Nagpaul says general practice is ’literally in a state of emergency’.


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Readers' comments (6)

  • What's the difference between a CQC inspection and a colonoscopy?
    The preparation is a PITA. The procedure is a PITA.
    But at least there's a proven benefit from a colonoscopy.

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  • Vinci Ho

    This is only half of the speech?
    Chaand's body language was a bit extraordinary. Frustrated? Angry? Weary?Subdued(as somebody commented)?
    A bit of everything , I suppose.....
    But still well delivered speech.

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  • Vinci Ho

    This is dedicated to you, Chaand( from my most favourite TV show),sorry about swear words:

    ''Do you know what leadership means, Lord Snow(Jon Snow)?
    It means that the person in charge gets second-guessed by every clever little tw*t with a mouth.
    But if he starts second-guessing himself , that is the end, for him, for the clever little tw*ts , for everyone.
    This is not the end, not for us, not if you lot do your duty for however long to beat them back....''
    Ser Allister
    GOT S4 ep9

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  • Thanks for uploading this video for grass root GPs

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  • 5 comments in a week. Says it all really.

    Ditch the contract comrades!

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