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CQC hails dedication of practice that turned 'inadequate' rating to 'good' within a year

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NHS at risk unless government takes responsibility for crisis, warns NHS Alliance

Exclusive: High numbers of patients over 65 put pressure on underdoctored areas

QOF suspended in Wales as NHS winter pressure drives up demand

Nearly 200 GP practices closed in 2016 alone, NHS data suggest
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Nearly 200 GP practices closed in 2016 alone, NHS data suggest

Up to 181 GP practices closed in the 12 months to January 2017, official data show.

GP practices must open when patients want access, says PM
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GP practices must open when patients want access, says PM

GPs must open at times when patients want access, prime minister Theresa May has...

GPs lose up to £218m as NHS quality fund pays out smallest share ever
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GPs lose up to £218m as NHS quality fund pays out smallest share ever

GP practices have been denied a share of £218m of potential funding after NHS bosses...

Government must guarantee rights of EU NHS staff post-Brexit, says BMA

Government must guarantee rights of EU NHS staff post-Brexit, says BMA

The BMA has urged prime minister Theresa May to guarantee the rights of EU nationals...

Suffolk GP invites prime minister to spend day in his practice

Suffolk GP invites prime minister to spend day in his practice

A Suffolk GP has invited Theresa May to spend a day with him after she was accused...

Dr Richard Vautrey: PM should be thanking GPs, not blaming them for the NHS crisis

Dr Richard Vautrey: PM should be thanking GPs, not blaming them for the NHS crisis

GP practices across England continue to go the extra mile to deliver patient care...

BMA demands urgent talks with May after 'scapegoating' of GPs
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BMA demands urgent talks with May after 'scapegoating' of GPs

The leader of the BMA has written to the prime minister accusing her of deliberately...

Measures to tackle GP workload could cause long-term problems

Measures to tackle GP workload could cause long-term problems

GPs need clearer advice on how to manage workload to help them avoid strategies that...

New practice crisis as Northern Ireland GPs say mass resignation 'inevitable'

New practice crisis as Northern Ireland GPs say mass resignation 'inevitable'

Another practice faces possible collapse in Northern Ireland as GP leaders warn mass...

NHS data 'prove PM wrong' on GP access as nine in 10 practices open beyond core hours
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NHS data 'prove PM wrong' on GP access as nine in 10 practices open beyond core hours

Almost nine in 10 GP practices in England provide appointments outside of core opening...

Government has tried to 'scapegoat' GPs for NHS crisis, say angry GP leaders
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Government has tried to 'scapegoat' GPs for NHS crisis, say angry GP leaders

GP leaders have slammed attempts to 'scapegoat' GPs for the NHS crisis, after widespread...

Mass GP resignation in Northern Ireland looms as government nears collapse

Mass GP resignation in Northern Ireland looms as government nears collapse

Mass resignation by GPs across Northern Ireland is 'inevitable' if the likely collapse...

GPs under pressure as one in four hospitals declare major pressure alert
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GPs under pressure as one in four hospitals declare major pressure alert

GPs face widespread restrictions on referrals as official data revealed that more...

GP campaign group demands resignation of Jeremy Hunt
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GP campaign group demands resignation of Jeremy Hunt

A GP campaign group has called on Jeremy Hunt to resign after more than 99% of its...

Pay practices to support GP out-of-hours care, say urgent care leaders

Pay practices to support GP out-of-hours care, say urgent care leaders

Urgent care leaders have said a new enhanced service could pay practices for their...

Revalidation review urges GMC to cut burden on doctors
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Revalidation review urges GMC to cut burden on doctors

Appraisal and revalidation impose too great a burden on doctors, with many asked...

Harold Shipman would be caught in today's NHS, says Sir Keith Pearson
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Harold Shipman would be caught in today's NHS, says Sir Keith Pearson

Serial killer GP Harold Shipman would have been caught by the governance mechanisms...

DH says it has no plans yet for GPs to support struggling urgent care services
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DH says it has no plans yet for GPs to support struggling urgent care services

The government has said it has no plans for GPs to support struggling urgent care...

Bidding opens for £112m clinical pharmacists in general practice pilot

Bidding opens for £112m clinical pharmacists in general practice pilot

GP providers serving populations of more than 30,000 patients can bid from this week...

Doctors' leaders slam Theresa May's 'wilful ignorance' of NHS crisis

Doctors' leaders slam Theresa May's 'wilful ignorance' of NHS crisis

Doctors' leaders have accused the government of 'wilfully ignoring' the crisis in...

Theresa May warned over long waits for cancer scans

Theresa May warned over long waits for cancer scans

Radiologists have written to prime minister Theresa May warning that NHS services...

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