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NHS ban on 'wasteful' prescribing could harm poorest patients, GPs warn

NHS ban on 'wasteful' prescribing could harm poorest patients, GPs warn

Plans to ban GPs from prescribing drugs available over the counter (OTC) to save...

Map: GP practice mergers and closures under NHS England

Map: GP practice mergers and closures under NHS England

Hundreds of GP practices have merged or closed since NHS England became operational...

Federation-wide enhanced services deal boosts frequency of GP payments

Federation-wide enhanced services deal boosts frequency of GP payments

Practices in east London are set to benefit from more regular payments after a new...

GMC reveals six-point action plan to overhaul revalidation

GMC reveals six-point action plan to overhaul revalidation

The GMC has released an action plan of six major commitments it will achieve by March...

Dr Richard Vautrey elected chair of GPC England and UK

Dr Richard Vautrey elected chair of GPC England and UK

Leeds GP Dr Richard Vautrey has been elected chair of the BMA's GP committee for...

Campaigners consider legal action against HPV decision

Campaigners consider legal action against HPV decision

GPs have called on the government to 'urgently' reconsider its stance that extending...

GP leaders fear government 'airbrushing' of workforce failures
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GP leaders fear government 'airbrushing' of workforce failures

GP leaders have warned the government against 'airbrushing' its failure to increase...

One in three dementia cases preventable through lifestyle changes

One in three dementia cases preventable through lifestyle changes

Researchers have urged GPs to 'be ambitious about prevention' after finding that...

Clinical review: Prostate cancer

Clinical review: Prostate cancer

An overview of the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer, including classification...

HPV jabs for boys 'highly unlikely to be cost-effective' say DH advisers

HPV jabs for boys 'highly unlikely to be cost-effective' say DH advisers

DH advisers reviewing the HPV vaccination programme have concluded it is 'highly...

Exclusive: Practices serving 2.7m patients closed or merged since 2013

Exclusive: Practices serving 2.7m patients closed or merged since 2013

Almost one in 10 GP practices have closed, merged or been taken over since NHS England...

GP Job of the Week: GP member, Advisory Committee on Borderline Substances, Department of Health

GP Job of the Week: GP member, Advisory Committee on Borderline Substances, Department of Health

The Advisory Committee on Borderline Substances (ACBS), which advises the Secretary...

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