NHS 111 Chokes A+E
NHS 111 which was meant to offer help to patients and direct them away from emergency services has come underRead more.
The Zika Virus
On the 1st February 2016, The World Health Organization declared that the Zika Virus constitutes a public health emergency ofRead more.
Foreign Doctors could leave NHS
Proposed new visa rules could cause a shortfall of Doctors from other countries getting picked for specialist training, the BritishRead more.
GMS contract 2016/17
Here’s a summary of what the new contract recently negotiated brings. An investment of £220 million into the GP contract forRead more.
NHS to set cap on Locum GPs pay
NHS England proposes setting a maximum rate for Locum doctors pay, based on a set of rates which may haveRead more.
GP training applications down 5%
Figures released by Pulse reveal the proportion of doctors applying for GP specialty training starting in August 2016 has reachedRead more.
GPs to vote on Mass Resignation
GPs will be asked to consider handing in undated contract resignation letters after a motion to canvas opinion was backedRead more.
Pride in Practice: Supporting LGBT patients in primary care
Nationwide data and research has found that the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) community delays making appointments withRead more.
The Paracetamol Debate
So what’s all the fuss about paracetamol? And should we be using it in the management of OA. Controversy emergedRead more.
Junior Doctors’ Strike
Junior Doctors went on strike this week resulting in over 3,000 operations being cancelled nationwide. Patients were urged to seeRead more.