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Two out of five GPs now retire before 60, analysis suggests


Why would anyone now pick any form of Doctoring as a job, let alone General Practice. Far better as an investment banker or trader, Solicitor in a central London Inns of Court law firm, or at board level in a multinational PLC. Perhaps even better as a successful company owner. One still has to work hard to get there, but just look at the huge financial rewards. It is not only money. Being a Doctor used to command respect. The job was enjoyable. Nowadays a Doctor is a disposable pawn, a simple ‘worker’ at the coal face.

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21 Dec 2017

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