Doctors 'coerced' into taking unwanted jobs
- Board design leaked. // Pulse;7/6/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 24, p6
The article reports on the plan of the National Health Service (NHS) Commissioning Board to add about 3,500 staff which will be assigned to work with general practitioners (GPs) board in 2011.
- NHS will need 100,000 more doctors to meet working hour rules. Joseph, Colin // Public Finance;06/15/2001-06/21/2001, p10
Reports on the warning aired by the British Medical Association on the budget needed by the government for recruiting enough doctors to meet European Union rules on working hours. Cutting of physicians' work hours; Necessity of doubling the number of physicians in the National Health Service.
- The state of community medicine. // British Medical Journal;2/17/1979, Vol. 1 Issue 6161, p438
Examines the report on the state of community medicine by G.D. Duncan of the British Medical Association and Faculty of Community Medicine. Emphasis on the problems of community medicine; Review of the functions of National Health Service members; Need for recruitment of community physicians.
- Low morale stems from nGMS contract. Winch, Tim; Brigg, Peter // Pulse;Jul2014, p50
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in the previous issues including "One in 10 partner vacancies left unfilled for a year," and the article which discusses the general practitioner (GP) recruitment crisis which looms over the National Health Service (NHS) of...
- GPC challenges claims of recruitment triumph. Doult, Bill; Durham, Neil // GP: General Practitioner;9/22/2003, p12
The GPC has disputed the success of Great Britain government's general practitioner (GP) recruitment drive after Whitehall in London, England claimed the NHS Plan target of 2,000 extra GP by March 2004 could be reached. The DoH figures showed 1,530 GP were recruited in England between 1999 and...
- Locums told to boycott bid to cap their pay. Davies, Edward // GP: General Practitioner;10/8/2004, p15
The article reports that locums in Great Britain are being advised to boycott a National Health Services (NHS) scheme which could halve the cost of employing locum cover. A plan by the British NHS Purchase and Supply Agency to create a preferred list of locum providers that primary care trusts...
- Where will you find 2,000 new GPs? Durham, Neil; Griffiths, Julie // GP: General Practitioner;5/12/2003, p22
This article reports that the Great Britain Department of Health says it is confident it will meet its target of recruiting 2,000 new physicians. The government has to find a lot of physicians in a short space of time, if it is to meet the National Health Service plan target of 2,000 new...
- Returning GPs 'cost Â£88,000 each' Hairon, Nerys // Pulse;1/26/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p12
Reports on a new incentive scheme by the government to tempt doctors to return to the National Health Service in Great Britain. Cost of the recruitment; Number of general practitioners the government needs to recruit; Significance of the recruitment.
- GP Business: Know rules of overseas recruitment. // GP: General Practitioner;10/1/2004, p45
This article focuses on the precautions for recruitment of general practitioners from other countries. Recruiting from overseas is becoming increasingly common within Great Britain's National Health Services and general practice is no exception. The number of job seekers who are not legally...