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GPs to be protected from secondary care workload dump


Recently noticed a trend for hospital discharges to say "GP to chase up test result" on one occasion a biopsy result from endoscopy where cancer was possible. As hospitals have ever increasing pressure to discharge patients they off load onto GP. It will get worse as Hospital beds are closed to save money.

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28 Jul 2016

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