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CCGs plan ‘surge’ in GP appointments to deal with reduction in urgent care capacity


Since when have CCGs managed GP contracts? GMS practices have a national contract and CCGs have no powers to impose this STAND YOUR GROUND SAY NO. you only have to make arrangements to for those who are ill or believe themselves to be ill. You are entitled to ask for AND RECEIVE such information as you think fit in order to make a suitable triage decision, AND YOU DECIDE WHETHER WHEN AND WHERE a consultation will take place (if at all) Peter Holden GPC Negotiator

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09 Sep 2013

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