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More resources needed to properly support patients with asthma, says RCGP

09 August 2019

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to report by Asthma UK, which found that the number of asthma deaths have increased by a third in the last decade in England and Wales.


RCGP welcomes pledge to overhaul GPs' pension arrangements

04 August 2019

Responding to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's pledge to overhaul GPs' pensions arrangements today, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, said:


GP practices supported to recommend active lifestyles to patients and staff with launch of new UK-wide Active Practice Charter

01 August 2019

The Royal College of GPs and Sport England have teamed up to launch the very first Active Practice Charter to inspire and celebrate GP practices that are taking steps to increase activity and reduce sedentary behaviour in their patients and staff.


CBT shown to be effective for insomnia but access issues need addressing, says RCGP

30 July 2019

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to a study in the British Journal of General Practice (BJGP) about CBT treatment for insomnia.


College sets out priorities for new Prime Minister

28 July 2019

RCGP Chair, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, has written to the UK’s new Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, urging him to safeguard general practice, keep prevention at the heart of health policy, and protect the NHS and patient care by ruling out a no-deal Brexit.


Not possible to deliver truly holistic care in 10 minutes says College

25 July 2019

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs has responded to research indicating that up to a third of GPs have been unable to properly diagnose patients because of short appointment times.


Same-day pharmacy consultations could help relieve GP pressures, says College

22 July 2019

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to a Government announcement that community pharmacies will now offer same-day consultations with patients.


Martin Marshall named new Chair-elect of RCGP

12 July 2019

Professor Martin Marshall is the new Chair-elect of the RCGP and will succeed Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard in November 2019 for a three-year term.


Patient satisfaction results are 'testament to the incredible efforts' of primary care teams, says College

11 July 2019

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, Chair of the Royal College of GPs, has responded to the 2019 GP Patient Survey.


We must not become complacent with abysmal waiting lists, says RCGPNI

10 July 2019

Responding to the findings in the Nuffield Trust 'Change or collapse' report, RCGPNI Chair Dr Grainne Doran said:

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