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Hospital doctors should write directly to patients rather than GPs, says new guidance


with a bp of 180/110 was sent back to gp - letter done by sec a month later and reached us almost 7 weeks later. All this time patient was without medication. There is a chronic problem with work being pushed to GPs by unscrupulous Consultants. Probably a tragic death would jolt them and send a couple before GMC and only then things will change. Incidentally, it is mainly Locum Cardiologists who are indulging in this luxury of unaccountability in my particular Hospital.

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05 Sep 2018

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