The London host CCG of GP at Hand has decided to maintain its position to block the service’s expansion to Birmingham.
The Government's flagship out-of-area registration scheme continues to have very low take-up with traditional GP practices.
The NHS has ‘a lot to learn’ from Babylon’s ‘phenomenal’ GP at Hand app, the chair of the RCGP has said.
Negotiations between GP leaders and the Welsh Government over a cut to the global sum to pay for the state-backed indemnity scheme are ongoing, with a decision expected to be ‘reached shortly’.
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The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) announced Seema Kennedy MP as the new public health and primary care minister last night.
The RCGP will back a second referendum on whether the UK should leave the EU, after GPs passed a motion in support of a ‘People’s Vote’.
Patients could be able to access their genomic sequence from their patient record in a similar way to accessing ‘bank account details’, the health secretary has said.
GPs could soon be able to access faster internet with BT’s ‘full fibre’ broadband, the health secretary has said.
Earlier detection of illness and self-referral are key focuses under proposals
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