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More than 250 GP practices closed or merged in 2017/18

More than 250 GP practices closed or merged in 2017/18

More than 250 GP practices covering almost 1m patients across England closed or merged...

Viewpoint: Why GP partners should not hand back their GMS or PMS contract

Viewpoint: Why GP partners should not hand back their GMS or PMS contract

If a practice hands back its contract, in most cases any new contract will be under...

The challenges and benefits of a practice merger

The challenges and benefits of a practice merger

A merger can be a tricky and time-consuming process, but it can provide new opportunities...

'No immediate solution' to GP shortage behind Scottish out-of-hours shutdown

'No immediate solution' to GP shortage behind Scottish out-of-hours shutdown

NHS officials have said there is 'no immediate solution' to Scotland's primary care...

Most GP practices 'operating on the edge of viability', warns BMA

Most GP practices 'operating on the edge of viability', warns BMA

GP practices face a growing risk of collapse unless the government and NHS England...

'Business as usual' for primary care support as Capita reveals £513m loss

'Business as usual' for primary care support as Capita reveals £513m loss

Outsourcing firm Capita has sought to reassure GPs that primary care support services...

GMC to review why BME doctors receive more fitness-to-practise referrals

GMC to review why BME doctors receive more fitness-to-practise referrals

The GMC has commissioned new research to investigate why a disproportionate number...

GP leaders urge Lords to vote for bill that could ease indemnity costs

GP leaders urge Lords to vote for bill that could ease indemnity costs

Senior GPs are among healthcare leaders callling on the House of Lords to support...

UK general practice 'envied around the world', says health minister

UK general practice 'envied around the world', says health minister

A health minister has dismissed claims that the structure of general practice is...

Exclusive: Majority of GP practices report cuts to public health funding

Exclusive: Majority of GP practices report cuts to public health funding

More than three quarters of GP partners have experienced a reduction in funding for...

GPs demand investment to cope with rising multimorbidity

GPs demand investment to cope with rising multimorbidity

GP leaders have called for better funding for generalist care after a report warned...

GP trainee £20,000 incentive scheme widened as uptake rises

GP trainee £20,000 incentive scheme widened as uptake rises

The government has expanded a scheme that offers £20,000 incentive payments to GP...

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