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Joining a super-practice provides shelter from the current storm

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GP Commissioning rule #1: Shift activity from secondary into primary care because it is so much cheaper to deliver it there. Why is it cheaper? Presumably because the overheads of a small business are so much better controlled than that of a large hospital or NHS Trust. So why are the government intent on delivering primary care from bigger organisations in bigger buildings etc? I suspect that the affordability of primary care will disappear and we will be happy for the work to take place in a hospital. We (the NHS) will also be bankrupt.

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15 Oct 2015

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10:23am

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