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Patients directed to 111 or 999 as 13,000-patient practice cancels all appointments


Hot off the press - CQC closed them down as they had pathology forms on the window sills, hot tea on the desk, and paper blue tacked to the walls. The last straw was toys in the waiting room. Urgent closure of practice, to keep patients safe. Knock on effect serious stress for all the practice, patients, and a reason for the CQC to exist. Don't worry about the cancer diagnosis missed as cancelled appointments and now the patient would think to return until a few months down the line by which time it has spread. CQC morale victory against lazy and dangerous GPs!

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03 Jun 2019

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