Service for a fee

9th December 2016 Tim Martin

The Department of Health intends to charge overseas visitors and migrants for GP services by the middle of this Parliament (2017/18). What potential impact will this development have on public health and will monies raised [read more]

Patient care is on the line

11th November 2016 Tim Martin

As GPs continue to face immense pressure due to patient demand, digital and telephone interaction is re-shaping how they’re able to connect with those in need of a consultation. Hayley Zimak looks at the impact [read more]

Sound in body and mind

7th November 2016 Tim Martin

Research suggests that patients with severe mental illness are at risk of dying up to 25 years younger than the general population due to a physical health problem. Hayley Zimak investigates how GPs can help [read more]