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GP payment system to be reformed to end 'unacceptable' burden on practice time

22 Apr 2016 By

NHS England will crack down on the long-running payment chaos that has heaped workload on practices in recent years and introduce a simplified payment system to reduce time wasted ‘chasing payments’.

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Longer weight loss programmes cut disease risk and save moneySubscription

23 Jun 2017 By Eleanor Bird

GPs should refer patients to year-long weight management programmes rather than the current NICE-recommended 12-week programmes.

Mental health – depression – suicide

Calls for doctors' bullying helpline to be rolled out across the UKSubscription

23 Jun 2017 By Eleanor Bird

A BMA helpline for doctors facing bullying may be made available across the UK after proving popular in Scotland.

overdue bills, payments, money, income - online

GPs to hire debt collectors to go after payments unpaid by CapitaSubscription

23 Jun 2017 By

A group of GPs is talking to debt collectors about ‘going after Capita’ for unpaid trainee salaries, maternity pay and pension deductions.

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