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In the news: locum shifts; NHS treatment delays; role of charities in health & c

In the news: locum shifts; NHS treatment delays; role of charities in health & care

As part of the daily round up, Primary Care Today looks at the biggest healthcare stories in today's news

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NHS England’s Ian Dodge on dissolving the partitions: Interview

NHS England’s Ian Dodge on dissolving the partitions: Interview

If practitioners and commissioners really want to create integrated multidisciplinary teams that work around patients, you need to dissolve the partitions between primary, community, social care and acute services

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Leading GP blasts government’s underlying agenda as sector considers industrial

Leading GP blasts government’s underlying agenda as sector considers industrial action

A leading GP said the government could have an “underlying agenda” of NHS privatisation if they do not immediately offer GPs a rescue package that is fit for purpose

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GP time pressures stop people from reporting cancer symptoms

GP time pressures stop people from reporting cancer symptoms

Worrying about wasting GP time is putting people off reporting cancer “alarm” symptoms, according to new research

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  • Asthma: facts and figures

    Asthma: facts and figures

    So far this week we’ve discussed advanced screening and the future of asthma treatment. Join us today as we’ll be talking facts and figures

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  • One in 10 CCGs behind in AMR stewardship

    One in 10 CCGs behind in AMR stewardship

    One in 10 CCGs said they did not have an antimicrobial stewardship programme in place, according to a Freedom of Information (FoI) request carried out by the Patient’s Association (PA)