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Furious GPC negotiator predicts revalidation 'revolt' as GPs spend more than 40 hours preparing for appraisals


As a GP who fell foul of revalidation in June this year and had his revalidation deferred due to no fault of his own, I can only say that this entire process has left me hurt and wounded by a process that is intrinsically unfair and doctor unfriendly, instead of being a formative and supportive process, I found this episode to be deeply destructive and nearly destroyed my career as a GP, I will be earnestly trying in my various capacities as GP and GP educator to help modify this deeply flawed process. The profession is in grave danger of being demoralised and brow beaten by a process that seems to be unwieldy and deeply unfair,

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24 Dec 2013

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