Health secretary has 'overplayed his hand' on remote consultation benefits, RCGP chair warns

Health secretary Matt Hancock has ‘overplayed his hand’ by pushing for total use of remote consultations, according to the chair of the RCGP, who insisted that face-to-face consultations will always be needed to offer 'best patient care'.

by Luke Haynes
RCGP chair Professor Martin Marshall (Photo: Pete Hill)
RCGP chair Professor Martin Marshall (Photo: Pete Hill)

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