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]

BMA: One in four GP appointments is ‘avoidable’

30th June 2017

Credit: This story was first seen on the London Evening Standard A quarter of all GP appointments are “avoidable” with doctors forced to waste millions of hours a year on “inappropriate or bureaucratic” consultations,  according to a [read more]

Cost of STPs revealed

28th June 2017

Credit: This story was first seen on On Medica The high cost and impact of implementing sustainability and transformation plans (STPs) across England to improve care for patients has been revealed in new figures released [read more]

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