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NHS Health Checks have prevented 8,400 heart attacks and strokes, claims study

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Like all other imposed gimmicks upon GP’s - online access, patient surveys, NHS Choices, PPG’s, unplanned admissions, yearly ritual of appraisals; NHS health checks are a share waste of time & resources. But don’t forget there are lots of people employed to see that these rituals are carried out they have to justify and protect their armchair email pushing jobs.

Posted date

21 Dec 2016

Posted time

11:03pm

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