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GPs to access free burnout service from January 2017


It is the business model of the NHS that causes the burnout. GP's are on a block contract with no safety valve to curb demand, payment by activity would prevent burnout as there would be a financial incentive to absorb the work and pay someone else to do it. Until that changes having a helpline or visiting a counsellor without backfill just means more burnout as the work does not go away.

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06 Oct 2016

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