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GMC review finds revalidation 'may not improve practice'

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Appriasals would be Ok if they were every two or three years. Once a year is pointless. The lastet blurb from GMC really stuffs it up for doctors who want to work overseas (that includes British overseas territories), with loss of license even if you keep up appraisals. Loss of license means loss of place on perfomers' list and getting back on that might be very costly. I am not sure why GMC have made subtle changes to the wording giving such a devastating effect; seeking to discourge GPs to work abroad and gain experience, or work most of the year abroad and in then UK, and also discouraging GPs in Australia New Zealand and Canada to come back. Very odd. https://gerardbulger.com.au/revalidation.html The new wording would also seem to prevent superspecialists such as those coming over from for a few days (say from USA)

Posted date

02 May 2018

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5:04pm

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