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Nuclear option: Rise in practices seeking to close or merge


We Sold the Practice premises today , completed this afternoon A feeling of emptiness , of sadness and wondering what else we could have done There was no other way out for us . I have a month off work , as part of the condition of starting to draw my pension at 55 . I am off to Bolivia Motorcycling which should lift my Soul a bit , but there is a terrible feeling of loss that keeps hitting me in the face. I have worked every day for 31 years as a Doctor , probably 4 days off ill in that time .For any of you thinking of Closing your Practice have a good Chat with your local LMC Rep , ours was great .Talk to the area Teams talk to your accountant .However if your job is making you feel very stressed and you have made as many changes as you can you may have no choice .I guess that is what is haunting me at the moment .Time to adjust and " reflect " I guess . Good luck to you all

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30 Mar 2015

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