National Association for Patient Participation


20K bursaries offered to GP trainees

11 February 2016

£20K bursaries are to be offered as incentives for trainees to choose GP training places in England which haven’t been filled for a number of years.

RCGP NI turns national spotlight to rural GP

10 February 2016

RCGP NI have been highlighting this week the particular difficulties facing rural general practice in Northern Ireland.

Medical education expanded again in NI

04 February 2016

More students will be able to start their journey to becoming a GP, with 15 more places for foundation doctors in Northern Ireland, the health minister Simon Hamilton announced.

RCGP Scotland rallies against draft budget

03 February 2016

The campaign received a real boost of energy in Scotland over the last week when STV News broadcast extended footage of the state of general practice across the country.

Kent MP witnesses GP struggles first-hand

02 February 2016

Dr Siva Nathan and 6 colleagues hosted his MP, Gareth Johnson, at his Kent health centre last week, as part of our MP visits campaign action.

Maureen leads the way for GPs at LMC conference

29 January 2016

Maureen Baker leads the way for GPs at the LMC conference

NI success 20 new GP training places

28 January 2016

There are to be 20 more training places for GPs in Northern Ireland at a cost of £1.2m, the Health Minister Simon Hamilton has announced.

We tell MPs about GP access problems for patients

15 January 2016

This week our chair, Professor Maureen Baker, and Neil Tester (Director of Policy and Communications, Healthwatch England) gave evidence on access to general practice to an influential committee in parliament.

RCGP Scotland Parliamentary Reception

04 December 2015

RCGP Scotland launch 2016 election manifesto

Share this page