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Sunday 19 November 2017

Eleanor Bird

Articles by this author

Tue 29 August
Tue 29 August
An early evaluation of the primary care home (PCH) model, which encourages GPs to work collaboratively to provide care to groups of up to 50,000 patients, shows signs of success but will need more resources to continue into the long term.
Fri 28 July
Fri 28 July
Figures from the Royal College of GPs show that patients in England will have to wait more than a week for a GP appointment on more than 100 million occasions in just five years’ time
Fri 28 July
Fri 28 July
As the latest figures show only a modest improvement in staff absence due to illness, NHS Employers launches a new tool to help managers deal with sickness absence
Fri 28 July
Fri 28 July
In an announcement released today, the BMA warns plans for severe funding cuts could have ‘serious consequences’ for hospitals and GP surgeries, including longer waiting times and even closures
Fri 21 July
Fri 21 July
Most GP practices in England are rated as good or outstanding the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) has revealed.
Thu 20 July
Thu 20 July
Over 200 English GP practices closed or merged in the year ending June 2017 – yet only eight new practices opened, the latest figures from NHS Digital reveal.