This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Read the latest issue online

The docbot will see you now

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.

Headline

Seeing different GPs makes patients ‘twice as likely’ to be admitted to hospital

Comment

It was this government that wanted it both ways, with super-sized practices on the one hand, and Named GPs on the other. With part-time GPs, full surgeries, "book on the day" only (etc), this Personalised Service throwback to an imagined 1950s Dr Kildare stylee vote-grabber was always nothing more than a conceited fantasy cynically designed to placate bewildered punters. The perfect example of Named GP would be a single handed practice, and we all know what Hunt has done to kill THEM off..........such a hypocrite.

Posted date

13 Nov 2017

Posted time

10:45pm

required
required
required