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Nearly 420 extra GPs needed across country to deliver A&E streaming service

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So 19% of GPs are 55 and will retire within 5 years. Last quarter saw 0.9% drop in GP numbers. Get used to it. There will be a regular drop of 1% GP workforce every quarter for the next 5 years. No - make that the next 10 years, as of course all those 50-55 will be coming through next. Of course it could be a lot worse should all those

Posted date

18 Apr 2017

Posted time

9:33pm

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