© 2020 – 2021 AEA3 WEB
Image default
News

GPs warn face-to-face appointments plan could lead to exodus of doctors

British Medical Association says blueprint could exacerbate GP shortage and see many leave the profession

GP leaders have warned that giving patients guaranteed face-to-face appointments could lead to a crippling exodus of family doctors already exhausted by the pandemic and despairing of being “pilloried” by ministers.

The profession’s key bodies claimed the government’s plan to force them to see in person every patient who asks will exacerbate the already serious shortage of doctors, especially as the proposal includes “naming and shaming” surgeries which do not comply.

Continue reading…

Related posts

Summer chaos predicted as 1.6m in England told to isolate in a week

AEA3

Call for global treaty to end production of ‘virgin’ plastic by 2040

AEA3

Rome ready for Euro 2020 kick-off but fans struggle to get in mood

AEA3

Your ads here. Click here