TITLE

Setback for plan to overhaul GP training

AUTHOR(S)
Nowottny, Steve
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Pulse;3/5/2008, Vol. 68 Issue 8, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Department of Health's refusal to adopt the General Practitioners Committee's (GMC) recommendations for general practitioners (GP) training in Great Britain. It states that the health agency has decided to delay further changes on GP training until 2011, but has expressed plans to turn over training regulations to GMC. It states that Sir John Tooke, Modernising Medical Careers programme head, had proposed the extension of GP training from three to five years.
ACCESSION #
31286049

 

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