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In Praise Of Generalists

In Praise Of Generalists

For those who don’t know him already, Dr Jonathan Griffiths is a GP and Chair of Vale Royal CCG. He’s also a blogger and our readers are recommended to have a look at his blog, probably starting with the one called I Am A GP. The reason ...

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Why it’s not too late to tackle winter pressures

Why it’s not too late to tackle winter pressures

As headlines continue to warn that the NHS faces ‘the worst winter ever’ (for those new to our blog, see “Will this be the worst winter ever for the NHS”), you may be feeling that there are few additional options now left to help the ...

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ACTUAL numbers from an ACTUAL project

ACTUAL numbers from an ACTUAL project

We get asked quite a lot about how Consultant Connect works in real life. We regularly publish benchmarks (Specialty Benchmarking 1704 Apr 170606a), which summarise how all our projects across the country are going. But this is different from seeing ...

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Will This Be The Worst Winter Ever For The NHS?

Will This Be The Worst Winter Ever For The NHS?

Autumn has arrived a bit earlier than last year, and with it have come warnings that the NHS faces the worst winter in its history. Headlines include “Overburdened NHS faces ‘winter of woe’, leading doctors warn” (The ...

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