Premises: Big plans, small budget

16th August 2017

Tim Martin speaks to the experts to find out how practices can improve their premises if they don’t have the funds available to undertake major building work. How can they make the space as functional [read more]

Practice assets: It’s not all tied up

7th July 2017

‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…’ The opening words of Charles Dickens’ a Tale of Two Cities now ring true for GPs and their practices; pressure is mounting due to severely stretched [read more]

Planning for tomorrow

4th July 2017

According to Understanding pressures in general practice, the 2016 King’s Fund report, more GPs today are retiring – and retiring earlier. A 2015 national survey of GPs by the British Medical Association reported that 34% [read more]

Primary care complex opens to patients

20th June 2017

Credit: This story was first seen on the BBC A new £105m hospital is opening to patients in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, the BBC reports. The Omagh Hospital and Primary Care Complex provides a range [read more]

All the ‘mod cons’

28th April 2017

It’s no secret…not all GP premises were created equal. Some are simply not fit for purpose, others are dilapidated and more are just not ready for the future of healthcare. MARIE CAHALANE explores the routes [read more]

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