Around 66% of GP surgeries that have closed since 2013 were based in poorer-than-average regions, according to new research.
The Doctors’ Association has refused to endorse the junior doctor contract deal agreed by the BMA and the Government
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Health secretary Matt Hancock has quit the race to become Prime Minister, having finished sixth in the first round of voting among Conservative Party MPs.
Another GP surgery in Brighton and Hove is to close, taking the toll to 13 in four years, including two branch surgeries and practices lost through mergers.
The Government is facing legal action from a medical defence organisation over the failure of the new NHS indemnity scheme to cover GPs for incidents from before the scheme was introduced.
London commissioners are trying to impose their preferred size of primary care network on practices after blocking initial proposals.
GPs need more training and better support to increase rates of HIV testing, according to researchers.
Private provider Circle has lost its contract for running an NHS treatment centre to an NHS trust after an ongoing legal dispute.
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Pulse’s former deputy news editor Elisabeth Mahase won ‘best newcomer’ at the Medical Journalists’ Association awards last night for her piece on pharmaceutical companies funding charities.
A review of major UK guidelines for monitoring chronic diseases in primary care has found most are based on expert opinion and that even when evidence is cited it is not clear whether testing is necessary.
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