TITLE

Irate GPs refuse to return £1.2m overpayment to PCT

AUTHOR(S)
Pepper, Daile
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Pulse;9/10/2005, Vol. 65 Issue 35, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the refusal of general practitioners (GP) in Great Britain to return overpayments to their primary care trusts (PCT). Indifference of PCTs toward previous concerns on errors in GP contracts; Annoyance of practitioners over the attitude of their PCT; Total amount of discrepancy.
ACCESSION #
18329178

 

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