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Hospitals ready themselves for primary care takeover

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We have the cheapest and best Health Care[ Commonwealth fund report 2014], because doctors and others work long hours for little reward. My take home pay per Consultation is £2.60 and the highest paid GP in the country will not make more £ 3.50 take home. That is extra-ordinarily cheap and not known nor recognised. Introduce market forces and see the price of Health care soar. If trusts want to run it - good luck to them. This is the 14th re-organisation of the NHS. The DOH has no concept of the selfless and poorly paid work that is done. Dr Sassa's prize winning BMA article - a microcosm of the NHS Universe- wherein she does a 80 hour weekend with 4 hours sleep, delineates the NHS. Unfortunately, the mandarins have no idea that a new Universe of Health and safety, human rights and duty of care is here. I, for one, would be happy for trusts to take over or anyone for that matter, but I cannot see £2.60 being bettered. They are in for a shock, and about time.

Posted date

27 Dec 2014

Posted time

1:05pm

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