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


I'm not sure how much employee protection GPs will have even if General Practice becomes a salaried service. I don't remember overly much employment protection when I was a hossy doc. Clearly the EWTD has come in since then but you can 'voluntarily' opt out of that. I can imagine a scenario where there is a wholesale 'voluntary' opt out in order to maintain a reasonable income in the private sector. If only doctors would recognise their power as a collective and act like one. COI Retired

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15 Sep 2013

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