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Another shameful assault on Primary Care

The headline on today’s Times trumpeted the Prime Minister’s promise that GPs’ surgeries would be open seven days a week and that doctors would be ‘forced’ to work at weekends. 676 more words

Medicine

New software cuts time GPs spend on insurance reports

Where this happened: Anywhere that adopts the software

In a nutshell: As well as treating patients and dealing with all their other paperwork GPs also spend time filling out forms for insurance companies who want to check that people really are suffering from the ailments they claim to be suffering from. 137 more words

OPEN ENROLLMENT Season in DPC and CONCIERGE MEDICINE: Here's everything you need to know

By Michael Tetreault, Editor

OCT 1, 2014 - Priscilla in Ohio is searching for a more affordable, accessible healthcare option and tells Concierge Medicine Today… 4,018 more words

National Headlines

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Primary Care Centre Update

As a member of the HSE South Regional Health Forum I am entitled to table a question and motion for written reply at each meeting.  The provision of primary care for the residents of Bishopstown, Togher and Ballyphehane is an important issue for me and one which I have attempted to progress at City Council and at the Forum. 372 more words

Cork City Council

Primary Care: The Future Of Health Care

 by Karly Pippitt

I will not cut for stone, even for patients in whom the disease is manifest; I will leave this operation to be performed by practitioners, specialists in this art. 371 more words

Talking back to the authors of the Northwestern “Blood test for depression” study

This post critiques the press coverage of a recent article in Translational Psychiatry concerning whether a blood test for depression would soon be available. A critique of the bad science of the article itself is now available at… 2,637 more words

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