A national campaign has been launched in Scotland to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of sepsis.
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A poll for GPs in Scotland to vote on the proposed new contract is now open.
Highland LMC has warned that there is a split in Scotland between rural and urban practices, and is calling for a regional breakdown of the upcoming poll on the new GP contract.
Nearly half of patients that took part in a Scottish study on missed GP appointments have missed one or more appointments in the last three years.
GPs in Scotland are undecided about which way they will vote on the new contract, a Pulse survey has revealed.
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The Government has released new legislation, which aims to bring predictability to the way payouts for personal injury claims are calculated.
The NHS needs £500m to shore it up against looming winter pressures, Labour’s shadow health secretary will say today.
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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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.
GPs in Wales will receive a 1% pay uplift as part of the 2018/19 GP contract, as negotiations have concluded between the Welsh Government and the BMA.
GPs in Wales are becoming increasingly frustrated with the ‘unacceptable’ lack of progress on a promised transgender enhanced service, which was supposed to be in place by the end of next month.
Half the GP practices in Wales will be forced to switch IT systems after it emerged that the contract with EMIS has been dropped - a ’significant disruption’ that could see GPs leaving the profession, leaders have warned.
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The BMA in Wales has agreed a flu outbreak DES with the Welsh government in the wake of the growing number of flu cases, the chair of the Wales GP Committee announced today.
RCGP Wales has called on the Government to implement urgent measures to increase capacity in general practice ahead of potentially crippling winter pressures.
From Dr Grainne Doran, chair of RCGP Northern Ireland