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GP practices offered funding to employ pharmacists under £15m NHS England scheme

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We will be gaining a pharmacist as part of our plans to co-ordinate care in our locality. Novel ideas need to be explored when it is nigh on impossible to replace GPs leaving the profession. I hope that they positively contribute to patient care rather than multiply the number of tasks that a GP is expected to underwrite. It seems fair for the early financial risk to be offset by this scheme. After all these years it is still a natural reaction for us to be reaching for our wallets...

Posted date

07 Jul 2015

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6:39pm

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