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GP 'black alert' guidance suggests cap of 25-35 routine consultations a day


I am concerned "up to 25 routine doctor-patient contacts a day could be deemed ‘safe’, with GPs only reaching "unsafe" working levels at 35 or more routine patient contacts per day". The key word here is "routine". There does not seem to be any limit to unscheduled appointments, telephone calls, additional visits etc. This seems to therefore condone the status quo.

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06 Mar 2018

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