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350 fewer GPs than 2015 despite promises of 5,000 more by 2020

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NHS England's national director for primary care Dr Arvind Madan said: "blah blah blah" The BMA said "blah blah blah" NHS Digital figures released today ......blah blah blah Unlimited direct access, inappropriate requests, demands from everyone and their dog etc etc etc THE JOB IS S**T, make it better controlled and the problem is solved. If the powers that be don't want to address how overwhelming it is then the numbers will never add up, however much the figures are manipulate. And the verbal diarrhoea will continue...... My Practice doesn't have any unfilled vacancies and we are inundated with work. In my early 50s and am ready to leave my partnership in 1 year. You can try and increase the number of GPs by piddly amounts but it doesn't solve the free for all buffet that is the elephant in the room.

Posted date

22 Aug 2017

Posted time

12:51pm

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