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Online access to antibiotics undermines GPs' hard work to tackle AMR, says RCGP

17 February 2017

Responding to a study by Imperial College London on online-only pharmacies that don’t require prescriptions for antibiotics, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said:


College boost to get GP practices 'back on track'

17 February 2017

An innovative scheme to help GP practices get ‘back on track’ and strengthen their resilience in the face of increasing workload and workforce pressures has been launched by the Royal College of General Practitioners.


Statement from UK healthcare professionals on the importance of childhood vaccination

17 February 2017

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the RCGP, has joined a number of other health leaders in signing the following statement on childhood vaccinations.


RCGPNI Patients in Practice Group launch Patient Manifesto

16 February 2017

The Royal College of General Practitioners Patients in Practice Group has today launched its Patient Manifesto.


Decisions to prescribe must take into account patients' individual circumstances, says RCGP

14 February 2017

Responding to research from Cancer Research UK on cancer prevention drugs prescribing in general practice, published in the British Journal of General Practice today, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said:


Risk assessment tools can be useful, but they're not an exact science, says RCGP

14 February 2017

The RCGP has responded to a British Journal of General Practice study on the use of cancer risk assessment tools in general practice.


Surgery times don't give the full story of what's happening in general practice, says RCGP

11 February 2017

Responding to figures on GP surgery opening hours published in the Daily Telegraph today, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said:


Perinatal mental health is a clinical priority for the College, says RCGP

08 February 2017

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to new NICE guidelines on supporting new mothers with mental health problems.


BBC Health Check on general practice - RCGP responds

07 February 2017

As part of the BBC Health Check week, the BBC have published two stories about general practice. The first exploring public opinion on charging for missed GP appointments and the second looking at the standard 10-minute GP-patient consultation. Our responses:


RCGP response to new GP contract

07 February 2017

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said: “Today’s announcement provides us with some certainty for the year ahead, and we thank our colleagues at the General Practitioners Committee of the BMA for their efforts under very difficult circumstances.

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