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Gerada to 'start dialogue' on GPs' independent contractor status in new NHS England role


Perhaps it is better to be salaried - with leave and health and safety. The independent status [IS] means imposed contracts,escalating workloads with no means of escape, depression and burn out. Witness the exodus from the IS, through retirement and OZ. Salaried means health and safety sick, annual and study! leave. I think having worked in the NHS for almost 40 years it is time to leave IS. I think structured time, even though more regulated might save us from burn out.

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11 Sep 2013

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