The BMA has been told to remind services GPs should not be a replacement for the ’faltering ambulance service’, following cases where GPs had to see newborn babies with sepsis because there was no ambulance crew available.
NHS 111 is one cause of A&E attendances in Bristol increasing at 41 patients a day, according to an analysis by the CCG
A coroner has called for a change to NHS 111’s telephone triage service following an inquest into the death of a 17-year-old boy.
CPD: Key questions on out-of-hours careSubscription
Urgent care GP Dr Matthew Booker discusses ambulance delays, using NEWS2 and managing psychiatric emergencies in the out-of-hours setting
How trusts are planning to place GPs in A&ESubscription
Pulse summaries what we know about the plan to put GPs in A&E