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Government to fast-track other medical professionals swapping over to general practice


In the interests of equality, transparency, candor and fair mindedness i wonder if the government might fast track general practitioners wishing to swap to other specialities!!!!! I really am fed up to my back teeth with general practice in blighty and this might be a way of postponing my imminent emigration!!! Perhaps if old dave, gideon and jeremy funded a few weekend remedial classes for a month or two i might be able to turn my old hand at a wee bit of brain surgery?? perhaps for all those a holes in whitehall they might allow me to perform some colorectal surgery? Come on it cant be all that hard can it?? im sure politicians know far more about medical training than respected experts in various medical fields who have been telling us recently that VTS needs to be extended to 4years!! This new scheme is what we were able to do prior to 2007 when the whole system changed to the nMRCGP and compulsory VTS with the racially discriminatory csa!! The system we were told back then was broken, despite producing many fine gp's via the old mrcgp and summative assessment. My how these things come full circle...........

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12 Mar 2015

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