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NHS to invest extra £10m in vaccine scheme ahead of 'challenging flu season'Subscription

13 Oct 2017 By Carolyn Wickware

NHS England is set to invest £10m into expanding the GP and pharmacy flu vaccine programme amid a raft of new measures to curb winter pressures this year.

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GPs to practise alongside osteopaths in housing developer's health hubSubscription

02 Oct 2017 By Carolyn Wickware

GPs will practise alongside chiropractors and osteopaths in a ‘health hub’ being built in North Somerset.

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Extended GP opening has 'no immediate correlation' to A&E use, CCGs findSubscription

29 Sep 2017 By Julia Gregory

Geography seems to have more impact on the number of patients attending A&E than extended practice opening hours, CCGs have found.

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Further GP practice closures affecting 6,500 patientsSubscription

29 Sep 2017 By Julia Gregory

More than 6,500 patients in the north of England are facing a hunt for a new GP practice.

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From red to black: Private sector profiting as NHS crumblesSubscription

27 Oct 2016

Caroline Price investigates

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Austerity? You ain’t seen nothing yet Subscription

02 Sep 2016

Across the country GPs are facing radical new curbs on their referrals and prescribing 

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‘GPs don’t want to work five days a week’Subscription

17 Mar 2016

The man responsible for the Welsh NHS speaks to Alex Matthews-King

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