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'Striking is just something doctors should not do'

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Would this be Dr Summerton, who's surgery is not open on weekends or after 6pm, telling junior doctors that they should just shut up and work more weekends/ evenings/ nights. I would put to this chap that the professional thing to do, would be to volunteer to cover A+E every other weekend to help out. There is no need to be paid extra, because he is already being paid as a GP. Good luck with that.

Posted date

12 Jan 2016

Posted time

4:06pm

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