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Some GP practice-based therapists will be recruited from within NHSSubscription

24 Nov 2017 By

Some of the practice-based mental health therapists, pledged in the GP Forward View, will be recruited from secondary care, NHS England has said.

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Urgent test results not reaching GPs due to hospital IT issueSubscription

14 Nov 2017 By Michelle Madsen

Exclusive Around 5% of pathology results from one of the largest hospital trusts in the country are not reaching patients’ GPs, Pulse has learned.

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NHS chief hails GP efforts to reduce referralsSubscription

09 Nov 2017 By Valeria Fiore

NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens has praised GPs for their efforts to reduce referrals to secondary care.

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GPs report '85% increase' in patients with mental health conditionsSubscription

07 Nov 2017 By Valeria Fiore

GPs are spending more than a day a week treating patients with stress, anxiety or depression, a survey has found.

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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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