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Gerada: GP partnerships likely to be gone within a decade


Clare is right because partners are retiring / resigning in ever greater numbers, and young GPs entering the profession are no longer interested in partnership responsibilities. Simon Stevens 5 Year Forward View considers two integrated care models - one community driven, the other hospital run - which will both essentially depend on salaried medical practitioners. But as pointed out elsewhere, it won't be cheap. The UK offer is currently unattractive in international terms. Expect salaried / locum fees to rocket as the manpower shortage bites . . . .

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11 Dec 2014

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