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GMC to ‘limit impact’ of FTP procedures while NHS England ‘pauses’ complaints

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The GMC will need to be closed after this is over, it's their fault things have become so bad. The obsession with micromanaging front line staff and blaming them for everything that goes wrong in an under-resourced system has done nothing but harm. We are drowning in regulation but cannot even provide basic PPE for staff at risk. This must stop. Instead we need a simple list of who people are and what they do. A small number of doctors will always fall foul of the law and some will do wrong but we have courts to deal with this. Doctors must be restored to making clinical decisions about their patients. The UK almost uniquely destroyed its collegiate medical culture. We need to start listening to experts again.

Posted date

02 Apr 2020

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2:17pm

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