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The truth about GP waiting times

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Yep, patients need reminding that they can shop around to get what the service that suits their needs. We share a reception desk with the practice that is open 8-8 weekday and Saturday mornings. If patients are unhappy that we are only open 8-18:30 and do not do Saturdays, then we advise them that next door can facilitate them. Their patient list size is growing, but... so is ours. We have patient coming over from 10-15 miles away because of good routine access and a few specialties that our team has. I am, personally, registered with a practice 30 minutes drive away because they have GPs who specialize in sports medicine and now and again I'll book a double appointment to discuss various bits and pieces that I might need advice on.

Posted date

09 Feb 2016

Posted time

6:23pm

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