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‘Mis-sold’ golden hello £20k payment left GP trainees out of pocketSubscription

21 Jan 2019 By Tom de Castella

Trainee GPs have been misled and left thousands of pounds out of pocket after confusion over a £20,000 ‘golden hello’ incentive to train in certain areas, Pulse has learnt.

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GPs prescribe more opioids in deprived areas, finds study Subscription

21 Jan 2019 By Léa Legraien

GPs prescribe more opioids in poorer areas, according to the findings of a new study.

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PHE to launch new cervical screening campaignSubscription

21 Jan 2019 By Léa Legraien

Public Health England is set to launch a new campaign urging more women to test for cervical cancer, after coverage reached the lowest point in two decades.

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‘I can signpost you to the Pope if you prefer?’Subscription

21 Jan 2019


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Hancock hints indemnity scheme could be paid for with GP core fundingSubscription

21 Jan 2019 By Tom de Castella

Exclusive Health secretary Matt Hancock has hinted the state-backed indemnity scheme - due to start in April - could be funded using GP core funding.