Service for a fee

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

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

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]