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What do GPs owe the NHS?

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I used to work as a youthworker on one of the most deprived estates in the UK. We ran a Friday night drop-in and charged 50p on the door so it was valued, with all the cash going to buy kit for the service. We had one or two who we knew really couldn't afford it, who we let in anyway, but most had additional money to buy sweets when they were there. The kids loved it so much they were happy to tell us who it was that broke in and stole a load of kit. The moral - if people really want it, they find the money to pay for it, however poor they are. And if you give it away for free, you'll be hated. GPs - learn it fast.

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28 Oct 2016

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7:45am

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