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GP partners asked to sign off locum referrals to reduce pressure on hospitals


We’ve reduced our referral rate by 10% in the last year. The main change, other than hard work, is that we have not required any locums in this time. I’m not saying that all locums have a high referral rate but some definitely do. If we need to use any in the future I’ll be vetting all referrals.

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28 Feb 2018

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