Opening hours clinch APMS bids

August 2007
GP: General Practitioner;8/31/2007, p3
The article informs that general practitioners in under-doctored areas in North Staffordshire, England and Liverpool, England are losing out on new contracts because they refuse to extend opening hours. Prasad Rao, out-of-hours consortium chairman, said that older general practitioners will retire in their droves if the PCT tries to push them into losing the protected time used for administration and training.


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