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She writes news covering practice finance, including the GP contract and the QOF, as well as legal matters. She also covers Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
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A GP trainee currently working in A&E has been caught up in a row over doctors' duty to speak up when concerned about patient safety.
Fourteen hospital trusts are affected by the high-profile liquidiation of public service contractor Carillion, the Government has said.
Local GP leaders attending the Welsh LMCs conference this Saturday will debate issues including the scrapping of 'ineffective' health boards.
GP flu consultations increase by 78% in one weekSubscription
GPs saw a 78% increase in consultations for flu-like illness last week, the latest Public Health England statistics show.
The Department of Health has rubber-stamped plans for CQC to start giving ratings to online providers of general practice.
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has apologised to patients who will see operations and hospital apponitments cancelled this month.
Rates of GP consultations for flu continued to rise last week with the entire UK now affected by several influenza strains.
A Bill proposed by the Scottish Government could push up fees for medical indemnity for GPs in Scotland, the MDDUS has warned.
GPs in Wales will not be required to record their QOF performance until the end of March, the Welsh Government has announced.
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt is to remain in post following today's Cabinet reshuffle, taking on the new longer title of secretary of state for health and social care.
The Department of Health has been renamed the Department of Health and Social Care, following the rejig to health and social care secretary Jeremy Hunt’s title yesterday.
MPs have backed a motion calling on the Government to fund hospitals to 'resume full service' amid winter pressures.
GPs can access an app to practice mindfulness this winter, as part of a BMA campaign focused on doctors' mental wellbeing.
Real-terms spending on NHS may decrease despite promises of extra billions in the Autumn Budget.
The NHS is intending to source more than 5,000 nurses from overseas, Health Education England has revealed.
GP practices should be given a deadline of March 2018 to review patient correspondence lost by NHS Shared Business Services (SBS), MPs have said.
The Scottish Government has announced plans to invest £100m next year to implement the proposed new contract for GPs in Scotland.
The lack of accountability among NHS patients is contributing to making GPs ill, the medical director of the national GP mental health service has suggested.
Over a third of practices (37%) may end up not accepting new patients in the near future, a Pulse survey of GPs has revealed.
Two further GP practices have seen partners opting to hand the reigns to local hospital managers, the latest in a series of such takeovers.