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NHS General Practice is almost Unrecognisable?

NHS General Practice is almost Unrecognisable?

The changes that are taking place in general practice surgeries are making the GP we knew in the fifties and sixties during the first 25 years of the NHS almost unrecognisable.  The surgery premises is no longer a cosy sitting room in a doctors house but a palatial building that is more like an office block or a church than a… Read more →

CQC Inspectors comment on Clinical Letters

CQC Inspectors comment on Clinical Letters

In one of the latest reports from the Care Quality Commission a Practice is placed into Special Measures for amongst other things not reading and taking action on over 1,200 clinical letters that were up to one year old. Out of hours reports were also not dealt with and a non-clinical member of staff was reviewing clinical letters. The Report … Read more →


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