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NHS paid private provider £165,000 for single home visit under GP Choice scheme

01 Apr 2016 By

NHS England has paid £165,000 for a contract that has seen a private provider carry out just one out-of-area GP patient home visit and 18 phone consultations since last July.

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Labour calls for £500m winter bailout fund for the NHSSubscription

26 Sep 2017 By

The NHS needs £500m to shore it up against looming winter pressures, Labour’s shadow health secretary will say today.

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Three GPs elected MPs as Dr Louise Irvine steals chunk of Hunt majoritySubscription

09 Jun 2017 By Carolyn Wickware

GP Dr Paul Williams has won his bid to unseat the Conservative Party in his constituency of Stockton South, while two other GPs held their seats following last night’s general election results.

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Green Party pledges to increase general practice funding by 80%Subscription

17 May 2017 By Carolyn Wickware

Exclusive A Green Party Government would increase spending on general practice by 80%, a party spokesperson has revealed

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Focus on health – not Brexit – urges the BMA in its election manifestoSubscription

02 May 2017 By Sally Nash

The BMA has launched its election manifesto with a message for politicians not to duck the NHS crisis and allow ‘Brexit’ to dominate the campaign in the weeks ahead.

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New BMA negotiator to take on firearms licensing row with the GovernmentSubscription

16 Jan 2017 By

Exclusive Former GPC negotiator Dr Peter Holden has been appointed head of the BMA’s professional fees committee after members raised issue with the way it handled negotiations over firearms licensing.

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GP indemnity hikes could force me out of the job I loveSubscription

06 Sep 2017

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'Push Doctor's advertising of NHS GPs is misleading'Subscription

05 Sep 2017

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A GP appraisal of Brexit Subscription

29 Aug 2017

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The conspiracy to destroy the NHS is no 'fake news'Subscription

21 Aug 2017

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