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Labour pledges to train 5,000 new GPs a year


it takes a minimum of 9 years to train a new GP from scratch - the problem is the here and now, if you dont address the workload issue, poor pay and pension mess there is nothing to stop us from retiring early nor any new GP staying. Plus it will have to be paid for out of raised taxes so why would i want to work for 9 years, pay more tax for something that is not going to benefit me anyway except as a patient, knowing full well the longer i work the earlier I die in retirement. why not invest in the people who are here now, make the job better and more people will want to do the job.

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23 Sep 2019

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