Primary care like an apple in a press - squeezed from both ends

Another day, another report from the frontline of primary care about the shortage of GPs.
 
We had previously heard from the BMA and Royal College of GPs that Scotland would be 500-900 doctors short by 2020 through many retiring early or opting for part time work. Strains of extreme workload are forcing them to take these extreme measures.
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Oil figures show folly of FFA

After months and months of waiting the SNP Government thought it would aid parliamentary scrutiny by publishing its new oil projections at the fag end of the parliamentary session this week.

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Time to face facts on Police reforms

It’s been all too predictable.  In fact we did predict it.  We warned that centralisation of the police would be detrimental to the service.

 

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