GPs ‘pulling weight in Covid pandemic and will always see patients in person if needed’

GPs have insisted they are “pulling their weight” during the Covid pandemic after being warned to…

A cross-party consensus on social care will ensure GPs continue to deliver the best possible

GPs are the bedrock of our NHS. I pay tribute to all the incredible work they…

Lives are being lost by GPs’ reluctance to give face-to-face consultations

SIR – You often publish letters from doctors saying that surgeries are “open”. In common with…

Why can we visit shops, banks, even dentists, but not our own GPs?

SIR – The Internal Market Bill does not in itself breach international law. Rather it allows…

GPs told to give patients face-to-face appointments or be investigated

It follows mounting unrest within the Cabinet and growing anger from Tory MPs about measures that…

GPs are ‘shutting out’ patients which could lead to illnesses going untreated

Coronavirus deaths peaked between 9 and 13 April in all seven NHS England regions, at a…

Patients without medical conditions ask GPs for sick notes to exempt them from mask rules

Patients without relevant medical conditions are requesting a note from their GP to exempt them from…

They might as well have put up barbed wire round the GP’s surgery

SIR – I was interested in the comments by Adam Marshall of the British Chamber of Commerce…

Hospitals ‘inappropriately’ turned down urgent cancer referrals during lockdown, GPs say

Cancer Research UK called for urgent checks to ensure that patients had not been left to…

GPs have lost faith in Government’s coronavirus response, survey reveals

A total of 680 GPs took the survey between June 5 and June 8. Family doctors…