I'd gladly settle for £65k
Your headline read 'Salaried GPs' pay rates set at £65,000 a year' (May 12). When will I get that? As an exhausted GP working 60-plus hours a week I still do not get close to that, despite PMS and so on.
Stuff the new contract. What is Plan B?
The new arrangement gives a pitiful pay rise. Pensions have not been addressed. Dr Simon Fradd, the GPC joint-deputy chair, puts his foot in his mouth every time he opens it.
Workload must rise to achieve the quality targets proposed the exact opposite of the original parameters for negotiating a new contract. What price retirement?
Dr Stephen Fox