Chris Mimnagh

Dr Chris Mimnagh is a part-time GP partner in Liverpool and head of clinical innovation liaison and deployment at The Innovation Agency, the academic health science network for the north-west coast. He writes regularly for GPonline on commissioning, new models of care and innovation in general practice.

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Dr Chris Mimagh: GPs should not be too quick to dismiss new GP at Hand service

Dr Chris Mimagh: GPs should not be too quick to dismiss new GP at Hand service
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This week there's been quite a fuss over the launch of GP at Hand service from Babylon Health.

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: Telecare should build on technology we already use

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: The NHS needs big solutions to the wider problems it faces

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: The ongoing debate about charging for GP appointments

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Dr Chris Mimnagh: Video consultations are not the best use of our time

I know part of what we do as generalists means that we want to do everything that...

Dr Chris Mimnagh: The vital role of general practice in times of tragedy

The emergency services are rightly praised for their response to recent tragic events,...

Dr Chris Mimnagh: Why seven-day opening is not the best use of GPs' time

'Measuring a fish by its ability to climb trees creates an unhappy fish' is something...

Dr Chris Mimnagh: NHS could go under within the next parliament

As I get older I can't really decide whether politics is becoming more or less relevant...

Dr Chris Mimnagh: Why are we using systems that provide a poorer service?

I am a hypocrite, prepared to fight injustice in others, but upholding a failing...

Dr Chris Mimnagh: Politicians must face the reality of the GP workforce crisis

I worry that real meanings are sometimes not obvious. For example, if you were ever...

Dr Chris Mimnagh: The yin and yang of GP access

Reporting availability of GP appointments will be fraught with difficulties as practices...

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Government plans to overhaul fitness to practise investigations are a welcome opportunity...

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Dr Katie Coleman explains why she set up a petition calling on the government to...

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Liam Farrell: Lowering your risk of death
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