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My plea to NHS England - stop torturing us with illusions of help

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Man, that gave me the best laugh I have had in a ling time. You maybe heard me from the other side of the world. I keep an eye on you folk, (I'm in Oz), and it amazes me how similar the situation general practice faces is, right round the world, even taking into account the differences in the actual systems. We also have the folk in ivory towers continually coming out with...how did Tony put it..? "jargon-riddled, patronising, sloganeering, mindless and meaningless bullshit"...I love it, can I plagiarise that mercilessly over here Tony...please..? Anyway the most frustrating thing of all is these folk keep coming up with these...well, ok, let's grace them with the term, 'ideas', because they cannot/will not, offer the one thing that would actually help. MONEY..! There, I said it. If you pay Drs well enough, and relieve them of the burden of the worry about just keeping the doors open, they will beaver away, driven by their own altruism, (which we all have in spades, and the pollies know how to exploit it suits), and do a fantastic job looking after our patients, because IT'S WHAT WE DO..!

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23 Sep 2016

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