Author: Editor

Rebuild General Practice

General Practice is in crisis. Patient safety is at risk.

Recently Spilsby GP Dr Kieran Sharrock was joined by former health secretary Jeremy Hunt MP at the national launch of a campaign to Rebuild General Practice. Underfunding and the absence of a proper workforce plan have resulted in 1600 fewer qualified full-time GPs now than in 2015. That’s the equivalent of 2.5 million people losing

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Help us help you — Just think 111 first

When you think you need A&E, contact NHS 111 by phone or online. NHS 111 is free and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You answer questions about your symptoms on the website, or by speaking to a fully trained adviser on the phone.

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