A prominent GP and NHS England adviser has said he is in talks with education bosses about offering five-year GP training schemes.
The Government has appointed former health minister Lord Ara Darzi to spearhead patient access to medical innovations.
Hip arthroscopy procedures will no longer be funded in any of the six CCGs in Lancashire, following a consultation on the procedure.
All existing GP partners should be asked if they wish to become employees to the NHS, influential NHS policymaker Professor Lord Ara Darzi has said.
Capita has suggested it regrets taking on the primary care support contract which has been riddled with problems.
Babylon is set to expand the number of people using its GP app by ‘several tens of thousands’ from this month, following a deal with BUPA.
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has said there will be a swift review into the prescribing of cannabis oil for medical purposes in the UK.
Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a £20bn NHS funding increase over the next five years
Exclusive Over 2,000 more cervical cancer smear samples will need to be re-examined following the issues that were uncovered at a pathology site serving over 100 GP practices in south east England, Pulse can reveal.
The long-term funding plan for the NHS must have earmarked funding for boosting primary care capacity, the health secretary has said.
Exclusive A leading superpractice - which counts NHS England's primary care lead among its GP partners, is planning to only offer patients face-to-face appointments where necessary, with the remainder to be dealth with via its eConsult online system.
More than half of trusts have switched off paper referrals and are now only processing GP referrals digitally, NHS Digital has said.