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Wales extends free Covid testing as new wave sweeps the UK

A new wave of Covid, driven by new Omicron variants,

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Welsh pharmacies to prescribe drugs including antibiotics to free up GPs

Wales has launched a new service which means pharmacies can

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Wales to extend expanded flu vaccine programme

Wales will extend the expanded flu vaccination programme for another

Wales to ‘embrace’ remote GP consultations for future, says health minister 

Wales will be ‘embracing’ remote GP consultations for the future

Welsh LMCs to debate measures to tackle ‘unresourced’ GP workload dumping

Calls to end ‘unresourced’ workload dumping onto general practice are

Covid vaccinations to be incorporated into routine immunisation programme in Wales

The Welsh Government has set out plans to incorporate future

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Welsh GPs to receive 3% pay uplift

Welsh GPs will receive a 3% pay uplift for 2021/22,

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‘No plans’ for mandatory Covid jabs in Scotland and Wales as NI announces consultation

The Scottish and Welsh Governments have said they currently have

GPs urging patients to follow guidance on wearing masks in practices

GPs around the UK are urging patients to continue wearing

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MHRA has no plans to curb pregabalin prescribing by GPs

Exclusive The MHRA has confirmed that it does not currently plan

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Welsh locum GPs raise fees by 20% to cover indemnity over hub concerns

Exclusive Locum GPs in Wales are charging practices around 20%

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All over-18s now eligible for Covid vaccine in Wales and NI

All over-18s are now being invited to book an appointment

Cardiff first area to book in all over-18s for Covid vaccination

A Welsh health board could become the first area of