This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

Read the latest issue online

A faulty production line

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.


Et tu GPC?


@ June Greaves | Other healthcare professional 24 Sep 2016 10:22am "Surely, General Practice IS part of the NHS just like Nursing & ALL the healthcare professions." But it isn't. GPs are private, SMEs, which are contractors TO the NHS. What you're claiming is similar to suggesting that Big Pharma is part of our NHS - tho' the reverse may soon be the case. Dentists, high street opticians and pharmacists, almost all of the residential care and nursing home sector, not to mention the agencies making fat surpluses supplying nurses, are part of the profit based sector, not our N H Service.

Posted date

27 Sep 2016

Posted time