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‘I understand why GPs feel so disenchanted’


I'm surprised to see colleagues complaining about the 'named GP' situation. Those of us working in small practices (which of course patients really like) can testify to the extra level of continuity of care that having an identifiable named GP brings. Otherwise it seems to me that people are buying into the idea that 'any clinician will do'. That's a point of view often espoused by young(ish) politicians with no personal experience of long-term illness or the frustrations of dealing with a set of clinicians where you have (yet again) to explain (from the beginning) the complex history...

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16 Feb 2016

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