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CCG appoints providers to take over five privately-managed GP practicesSubscription

01 Nov 2019 By Anviksha Patel

A CCG in South West England has appointed new providers - including an NHS trust - to run five practices whose futures were put in jeopardy under the management of a private firm.

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GP leaders to call for removal of home visits from contractSubscription

11 Nov 2019 By Anviksha Patel

English GP leaders are calling for a removal of home visits from the core contract work because GPs no longer have the capacity to carry them out

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CCG appoints providers to take over five privately-managed GP practicesSubscription

01 Nov 2019 By Anviksha Patel

A CCG in South West England has appointed new providers - including an NHS trust - to run five practices whose futures were put in jeopardy under the management of a private firm.

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CCG mergers ‘reduce the voice’ of practices, warns LMCSubscription

22 Oct 2019 By Lea Legraien

The move towards larger integrated organisations will undermine a bottom-up primary care network approach, a group of LMCs have warned. 

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