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Talks on GP out-of-hours responsibility to begin this year, says NHS England


I worry that Mr Hunt does not understand the system. So here it is, Mr Hunt: 1. your government passed the Health and Social Care Act 2012 2. In this Act, YOU set up CCGs in England. 3. CCGs are groups of practices (doctors, Mr Hunt) 4. CCGs have responsibility for commissioning out of hours care. This means GPs are ALREADY responsible for OOH care. Now, let's talk sensibly about what DOES need to be changed. Incidentally, I see Scottish and Welsh practices having much less problem in GP recruitment in fhe future.......

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28 May 2013

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