Another GP practice in the crisis town of Plymouth has had its impending closure confirmed.
GP opioid prescribing has ‘significantly’ increased in England in the last five years, a new study has found
A judge has ruled that a locum GP who was working for an out-of-hours provider should have been treated as a worker who was eligible for sick pay and holidays following an appeal from the provider.
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GPs should start patients on antibiotics within four hours of diagnosing community-acquired pneumonia, new guidance from NICE has urged.
The NHS could be losing £1.29bn every year due to economic crime, with £88m of that from general practice, according to an NHS England strategy document.
The number of new written complaints about practices in England has decreased by almost 5% in the space of 12 months, meaning 3,500 fewer were made this year.
Changes to language test requirements will make it easier for overseas GPs to come and work in the UK, the Home Office has said.
Around 20% of GP training places in Northern Ireland are unfilled this academic year.
NHS England has unveiled new financial incentives for primary care networks (PCNs) who meet certain targets ahead of others.
An NHS foundation trust in Cheshire has acquired its third GP practice after the partners were forced to hand over their contract over recruitment issues.
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