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GPs should not have to provide evidence for benefits claims, say MPs


GPs should not have Anything to do whatsoever with sick notes! The number of 'chancers' you see in GP is astounding, and saying 'no' can then clearly conflict with the doctor-patient relationship. If Stephen Hawkins does not claim benefits I see no reason why the vast majority of the patients in my practice who are on the 'sick' should be on it

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24 Jul 2014

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