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GP leaders to vote on ballot of profession on PCN DES

GP leaders in England will vote on a motion calling

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BMA to vote on Covid inquiry and industrial action on pay

Doctors meeting for the BMA’s annual representative meeting will be

LMC leaders vote to reject the network DES

GP leaders at a special LMC conference convened today have voted to reject the primary care network DES that was agreed as part of the 2020/21 GP contract in England.

GP leaders to vote on wholesale rejection of the network DES

England LMC leaders will vote on whether the profession 'should reject the PCN DES' as they meet for a conference next week.

BMA to host special LMCs conference on 11 March

The BMA GP Committee will host the special conference of LMCs to discuss the impending GP contract changes on 11 March.

GPC to potentially vote on contract next week ahead of special LMC conference

GP leaders will discuss the GP contract at a meeting next week, ahead of a special LMC conference called over the primary care network (PCN) draft service specifications.

GP leaders vote to hold special LMC conference after rejecting contract deal

The BMA’s GP Committee has voted to hold a special LMCs conference on the network DES specifications following a meeting in London today.

Practices that already digitised patient records to miss out on funding

Practices that have already digitised their patient records ahead of a national programme will not receive retrospective funding, the BMA has said.

GPs condemn NHS England for ‘destructive narrative’ in fraud report

GPs leaders have accused NHS England of tarnishing their reputation and demanded an immediate apology.

Trusts dumping workload on GPs should face cash penalties, say LMC leads

Hospitals that shift work onto GPs should be fined, GP leaders have said. 

GP leaders ‘have no faith’ that networks will reduce GP workload

LMCs have voted for a motion saying they have no faith that primary care networks will reduce GP workload at their conference in London today.

Should GPs stop doing home visits?

Dr Ellie Cannon and Dr Charlotte Alexander go head-to-head, as GP leaders at the England LMCs conference vote for a motion for home visits to be removed from core GP contract work

GPC chair: ‘We must learn to say no to extra work’

GPs have a 'crucial' role in helping network clinical directors say no to excessive workload, according to the BMA GP Committee chair.