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Almost 40% of GP training places unfilled in some areas of UK


As a GP Reg I have no intention of anything other than locum gp work at present. Should general practice continue to deteriorate I will return to hospital medicine alreay holding one cct, with a very useful generalist skill set lacked by my hospital colleagues. I'm in this for the long haul and I'm not going to be messed around. You will find many of my colleagues feel the same, or plan to take their training and leave the uk. So although the places in some areas may be filled, be very wary when assuming this will translate into future uk gps. We will vote with our feet. We are not stupid and will not join a sinking ship just because it's assumed we would...

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16 Jun 2014

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