Almost half of doctors have considered leaving their job due to â€œreasons of personal wellbeingâ€.
NICE has published new indicators to improve diagnosis and care for patients with asthma,Â chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseÂ and heart failure, all of which could adopted into next yearâ€™s QOF framework.
The number of fit notes issued has increased by almost 9% in the past two years,Â according to the latest statistics by NHS Digital.Â
The new Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced an extra Â£1.8bn in funding for the NHS, including over Â£110mÂ for primary care.
Patients have been changing GP practice in order to â€˜get aroundâ€™ rationing of services by CCGs, a health minister has said.
The RCGP has unveiled anÂ 'active practice' toolkit in a bid to incentivise GP practices to promote active lifestyles within patients and staff.
Four GP surgeries in Swindon run by the same provider have been placed in special measures following CQC inspections.Â
A CCG in the East of England has agreed to cut nearly a third of its general practice budget despite national requirements to invest additional resources in primary care networks (PCNs).
NHS England and clinical commissioning groups managed to find Â£3 billion of â€˜productivity and efficiency improvementsâ€™ in the past year despite additional demands on the health service.Â
Almost a fifth of practices in England rated â€˜goodâ€™ by the CQC have deteriorated to a lower rating, according to the regulator's annual report
The CQC increased the number of enforcement actions it took last year in an effort to â€˜protectâ€™ the public.
A move that will see patients with minor conditions offered same day consultations at their local pharmacy could help relieve GP pressures, the RCGP has said.Â
GPs are not legally liable for judging whether someone is able to possess a firearm, new draft Government guidance has clarified.Â
Direct patient access to NHS physiotherapists will increase the demand on general practice, and may fail to reduce GP workload, according to a new study.
The GP retention programme will be extended for another two years, according to NHS England.Â