Hebrides GPs able to opt out

March 2004
Pulse;3/22/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p8
Announces that only one practice in the Outer Hebrides will be prevented from opting out of out-of-hour services, a practice which according to GPC, will confirm that just a handful of practices will be unable to drop 24-hour cover. Concern of some general practitioners that PCOs would take advantage f an exceptional circumstances clause to refuse to allow practices to opt out.


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