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1% is peanuts, but it is all part of Hunt's grand plan

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Nigel - correct analysis as usual. 3 successive governments have repeatedly and systematically destroyed any of the potential that could have come from the 2004 contract - remember high trust, low bureaucracy? remember 'no new work without new money? agreements repeatedly reneged? And now, a token reimbursement of expenses yet to come - no mention of expenses past. Meanwhile It is now patients who surely are paying the penance, as well as us. It is not so different from the juniors argument. Exhausted GPs can't do or take any more. Its not safe and its not fair. We must get that simple message out and harness their power. Not just national patient groups, but in every SoMe forum, in every patient participation groupie every surgery, in every waiting room, and yes, in every consultation. One message, One Profession All patients.

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22 Feb 2016

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11:37am

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