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Nuclear option: Rise in practices seeking to close or merge


Part of the plan. GPs to be replaced by nurses and 'cheaper alternatives' to 'downsize salaries'. The senior civil servants and the advisors who run the NHS and have never worked in healthcare push the message that technology will make this possible. Looks like we picked the wrong speciality, in this country at least. Until things turn full circle, perhaps. To say we feel let down by our 'leaders' is an understatement. Given the size of the national debt and the NHS Ponzi pension scheme (which would be illegal if it were a private fund) the 'old guard' who sold us out to fill their own boots shouldn't count on getting what they bargained for. 'Watch and wait'.

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11 Mar 2015

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