This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Read the latest issue online

GPs buried under trusts' workload dump

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.

Headline

General practice in 'state of emergency', says GPC chair in barnstorming speech

Comment

If GP contract holders truly believe that their services are unsafe then they have a moral, ethical and legal obligation to cease providing them don't they? And let me preempt the inevitable "but what is the alternative?" It really isn't for providers to find solutions for commissioners. Ask yourself - Would you fly with an airline that openly declared that its operations were unsafe? Or an airline that flew planes with unqualified pilots? If the cardigans care so much about NHS service users they should cease trading and stop exposing them to danger! Ditch the contract comrades!

Posted date

30 Jan 2016

Posted time

2:03pm

required
required
required