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NHS 111 implodes as GPC withdraws support for urgent care hotline

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In answer to John O'Malley, the reason this has not hit the national news is simple. This is the largest foreseeable mess that the medical profession leadership has been warning about since inception. To run a story that confirms the clinical concerns where genuine , altruistic , patient focussed conflicts strongly with the "cold war "denigration campaign that successive governments have run. It seems worryingly clear that the political strategy to answer to the conundrum of how you run an NHS with "costly" highly trained medical staff is to get rid of the medical staff. This highlights the fact that when you do the quality plummets. In a just world this should be front page news and certain red tops backed off the medical profession forever.

Posted date

25 Mar 2013

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10:01am

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