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GPs made record number of urgent cancer referrals in November

GPs referred almost a quarter of a million patients for

Trust reports 40-day indicative waits for urgent breast cancer referrals

A London CCG has informed GPs of urgent cancer referral

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GPs to conduct FIT tests for every ‘urgent’ suspected lower GI cancer referral

GPs must conduct FIT tests for all ‘urgent’ referrals for

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GPs must not send patients to pharmacy without proper referral, says NHS England

GPs must not ‘informally’ send patients to community pharmacies while

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Hospitals need to keep GPs better informed of elective waits, says NHSE

Hospitals should keep GPs better informed of elective waits to

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Advice and guidance to drive referrals crackdown

NHS England has set targets to reduce referrals, but GPs

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A&G pilot trust urges consultants to reduce GP workload dumping

A major London hospital trust has urged its consultants to

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Government to fund tool to cut ‘inappropriate’ GP radiology requests

A new referral tool will help GPs to reduce ‘inappropriate’

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Primary care ‘greatest cause of concern’, warn NHS leaders

Primary care is the ‘greatest area of concern’ in the

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LMCs to debate hospital consultants working in GP practices

GPs attending the BMA’s annual England LMCs conference this month

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GPs should be paid £12.50 per ‘advice and guidance’ episode, says LMC

Exclusive An LMC has called for GP practices to be

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