Should general practice accept its share of NHS cuts?

Marshall, Johnny; Field, Steve
November 2009
Pulse;11/18/2009, Vol. 69 Issue 37, p26
In this article, the authors reflect on the issue of general practice accepting its share of the National Health Service (NHS) cuts in Great Britain. The first author agrees because he believes that general practitioners (GPs) are the solution to the problem by delivering value for money. The second author disagrees since GPs are already the greatest promoters of NHS efficiency by providing more community service and preventing unnecessary referrals to hospital.


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