This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Read the latest issue online

CAMHS won't see you now

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.


Patients prioritise weekday access over seven-day opening


Ivan compares General Practice to shopping at Tescos. How about we look at some of the fundamental flaws in the comparison? GPs not a price per visit. Increasing demand leads to same money. GPs take 10 years to train, tescos staff do not Practices do not have the space to enable 24/7 rota (never mind staff) Maybe if we start charging for GP consultations?

Posted date

09 Dec 2014

Posted time