GPs speak ahead of election: 'Underfunding and decay are breaking our hearts'
5/17/2017 However, many of the rewards in general practice are in danger of being overwhelmed, judged on the experiences of several other GPs who spoke to i. It is a tough time for primary care. Practices across the country are struggling to recruit GPs to fill ...
Newly elected NZMA GP Council chair calls for a move away from VLCA
5/17/2017 ... would hope to see is a lot more funding for general practice in terms of being able to provide the right things for our patients,” Dr White says.
High Mortality In Patients With Opioid Use Disorder In General Healthcare Setting
5/17/2017 OUD treatment in the United States has primarily been offered in addiction treatment centers rather than in general healthcare settings.
Health center nurse practitioner honored
5/17/2017 Freydin received her Master's of Science in Nursing in adult primary care from the Massachusetts General Hospital Institutes of Health Professionals in 1999 and her Doctor of Nursing Practice in 2009. She has been a primary care provider at Lynn ...
Making Tracks: A little help navigating that creek
5/17/2017 This is much more complicated, involving many facets. Primary care physicians on the Harbor are not raking in the big bucks to begin with, he said.
All GPs will go salaried to the detriment of patients, predicts senior GP leader
5/17/2017 General practice will be staffed by salaried-only doctors in the future, a senior GP leader and NHS England advisor has said.
'Healthy' obese people still at higher risk of cardiovascular disease events than general population
5/17/2017 In this new study, the authors address these limitations in a large contemporary cohort, based on linked primary care electronic health records.
China needs many more primary-care doctors
5/17/2017 Most medical students prefer jobs in hospitals, where a doctor earns about 80,000 yuan ($11,600) a year on average—a paltry sum for someone so qualified, but better than the 50,000 yuan earned by the average GP. Hospital doctors have far more ...
First student training to become GP nurse as part of partnership scheme
5/13/2017 A partnership scheme between the Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group, Bedfordshire University and London Road Surgery in Bedford aims to support student nurses into General Practice - and has seen its first work placement student. Cassandra ...
NHS England boss pledges to continue investing in general practice
5/13/2017 There is no version of reality where we don't need stronger primary care.' He added that although 'real terms spend on primary care had been going down in the years prior to the creation of NHS England', his organisation has 'put a kink in the downturn'.