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Same-day pharmacy appointments could help tackle GP pressures, says RCGP


Just another sticking plaster for the lack of doctors. I think the impact these schemes have is often less than expected. It removes a small percentage of easy to handle appts and just leaves the complex, lengthy appts being squeezed into long clinics full of 10 minute appointments that end up taking about 30! The two main issues (lack of doctors and increasingly elderly frail complex patients) are totally ignored.

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24 Jul 2019

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