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Thursday 1 September 2016

Top stories

31.08.16: Community pharmacists will take over repeat prescribing from general practice staff in the next five years to ease pressure on primary care
31.08.16: Over 750 additional full-time staff will be recruited to NHS Scotland next year
31.08.16: Practices are facing delays as patient records and supplies go missing and payments are made late. Alex Matthews-King investigates
30.08.16: The CQC is cutting the pay of GP special advisors to save money, despite increasing practice fees by 600% in two years
31.08.16: Community pharmacists will take over repeat prescribing from general practice staff in the next five years to ease pressure on primary care
02.08.16: NHS England has enforced a new framework to ensure clearer healthcare information for disabled people and their carers
02.08.16: NHS England is legally responsible for the commissioning of PrEP, an HIV drug, following a court ruling today
03.08.16: The net ingredient cost of drugs for diabetes has increased by £88 million in 2015/16
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Personal practice

Andrew McHugh: I’m not sure what I enjoyed least about the campaign, the bullying, the bribery or the bluster of Boris Johnson
Dwysan Edwards: Will the money promised now be spent on Welsh local priorities rather than within the EU?
Fiona Dalziel: Having survived the Scottish Independence referendum, an equally ghastly process but with a good outcome, it is entirely possible that Nicola Sturgeon will try for another independence referendum

Events 2016

13th September
16th November