This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

pul jul aug2020 cover 80x101px
Read the latest issue online

Independents' Day

Report this comment to a moderator

Please fill in the form below if you think a comment is unsuitable. Your comments will be sent to our moderator for review.

Report comment to moderator

Required fields.

Headline

UK GPs more stressed and dissatisfied than international colleagues

Comment

Said it before and will keep saying it until the cows come home. Make appts min 15min, same hours, less patients, same pay. Results in less appts but more worker satisfaction and less stress. Job becomes more appealing, more FY2's apply for it as it becomes desirable, number of GP's increases, appointments increase problem solved and everyone happy. One issue is this is a longterm plan but as everyone knows NHSE and government only want quick fixes and private tenders so never going to happen. RCGP don't care - leadership only looking to get gongs and colouring book deals.

Posted date

06 Mar 2020

Posted time

8:26am

required
required
required