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GPs told to warn patients they may need to re-take blood tests

Exclusive GPs across London have been told that patients who

07 October 2020

Failure to include GPs in Covid testing has led to ineffective system, says study

Lack of GP input in Covid testing has led to

07 October 2020

GPs to staff ‘long Covid’ specialist clinics backed by £10m

GPs are set to staff specialist clinics to diagnose and

07 October 2020

GPs hit out at plans to prioritise Covid tests during lab crisis

Exclusive The pharmaceutical company Roche has said it will continue

07 October 2020

Almost 100 GP practices closed last year

Exclusive Almost 100 GP practices closed in the UK in

07 October 2020

New tool allows patients to self-refer for diabetes intervention without seeing GP

People who are at risk of type 2 diabetes can

06 October 2020

Labs tell GPs they can only process ‘urgent’ tests due to supply issue

Exclusive GP practices have been told that laboratories can only

06 October 2020

GP became ‘doable job’ following 28% bureaucracy decline, says RCGP chair

The reduction in bureaucracy resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic made

06 October 2020

CCGs sitting on millions in unspent funds for GP ‘additional roles’

Primary care networks in England used less than half of

06 October 2020

Nearly 50k Covid contacts untraced amid PHE ‘technical issue’

Public Health England (PHE) discovered a ‘technical issue’ on Friday

05 October 2020