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Prospect of losing new GPs so early in their careers could be disastrous for the NHS, says RCGP

17 August 2017

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to a University of Warwick study published today, which reveals two-thirds of trainee GPs plan to work in NHS general practice.


Important for GPs to be aware of up to date clinical guidelines around physical activity, says RCGP

15 August 2017

Chair of the Royal College of GPs Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard has responded to a study published in the British Journal of General Practice today on GPs awareness of national physical activity guidelines.


Changes in duration of courses of antibiotics are options for further exploration, says RCGP

15 August 2017

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to two studies published the British Journal of General Practice today on the use of antibiotics to treat sore throats.


RCGP will continue to push for longer GP training programme despite Review recommendation

11 August 2017

In response to the Shape of Training report, published today, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said:


CCG underspend incredibly frustrating - money for general practice must be spent on general practice

11 August 2017

Responding to an article in the HSJ today, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said: “The news we are hearing that CCGs across England have underspent by almost £200m on money earmarked for primary care services over the last year, and that the saved money is being used to reduce hospital deficits is incredibly frustrating.


RCGP sounds caution over buying Viagra online

11 August 2017

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to NHS Digital figures showing a marked increase in prescriptions for sildenafil over the last decade.


More medical school training places welcome - in parallel with efforts to build GP workforce

09 August 2017

Responding to the Department of Health announcement today of an increase in medical school training places from next year, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said:


Labour's analysis of GP access backs up previous College warnings

07 August 2017

Labour's analysis of the latest GP Patient Survey backs up previous College warnings on GP access, says Chair of the Royal College of GPs Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard.


College statement on MRCGP assessment

03 August 2017

In response to an article in Pulse today on differential attainment in the Clinical Skills Assessment, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said:


'Brain drain' of future GPs will be disastrous for patient care and the NHS, says RCGP

02 August 2017

RCGP Chair, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, has responded to a new survey which reveals that around one in five GP trainees are planning to leave UK general practice within five years of completing training.

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