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Most read news stories of 2011

The top ten most-read Pulse news stories of 2011 makes interesting reading, with GP pay, pensions and the Government’s health reforms the most popular stories.


1. Five-figure windfall for dozens of GP practices 9 February

2. GP pay deal and changes to practice boundaries revealed 2 November

3. GPs to police use of NHS by foreign nationals 21 March

4. Retirement at 68 ‘could ruin NHS pension’ 17 March

5. NHS signs up KPMG to support GP commissioning pathfinders 14 Jan

6. Second wave of pathfinder consortia revealed 17 Jan

7. Guidance on antibiotics and contraceptive pill interaction changed 10 Feb

8. Pensions raid ‘to cut GP take-home pay by 19%’ 20 Apr

9. More work, no more pay: Government reveals GP pay deal 14 Mar

10. Dozens of consortia turn to McKinsey 9 Mar


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