Leading GP raises concerns over sustainability and transformation plans
A leading GP has raised concerns that plans which are being drawn up to make the NHS sustainable over coming years "barely acknowledge" the role of family doctors.
Despite 90% of NHS interactions happening in GP practices, some of the new sustainability and transformation plans "barely acknowledge general practice at all", the leader of the Royal College of GPs said.
The proposals are being drawn up across England to meet significant cuts.
The plans aim to show how services in each local region will evolve and become sustainable over the next five years.
But the... read more
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