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Practices 'who do not get along' being forced into CCGs' preferred networksSubscription

04 Apr 2019 By

Exclusive CCGs are trying to force practices to form primary care networks in a certain way, without consideration for working relationships or GP opinions, according to a practice consultant for GP networks.

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National body needed to scrutinise CCGs' restriction of treatments, report saysSubscription

25 Mar 2019 By Valeria Fiore

There needs to be a national body to examine CCG decisions to restrict access to treatments, according to patient groups and charities.

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GPs must have input into CCG decisions as NHS long-term plan is delivered, say MPsSubscription

08 Mar 2019 By Hiba Mahamadi

CCGs must involve local GPs in decision-making as services are increasingly commissioned across larger populations, a committee of MPs has warned.

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GPs prescribe more opioids in deprived areas, finds study Subscription

21 Jan 2019 By Lea Legraien

GPs prescribe more opioids in poorer areas, according to the findings of a new study.

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