Family doctors dislike government medicine

July 3, 2008

Health Minister Ben BradshawA simmering row between family doctors and the government has erupted after Health Minister Ben Bradshaw accused GPs of stifling competition by operating “gentlemen’s agreements” not to poach each others’ patients.

Polyclinics – are doctors lying?

June 12, 2008

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Health Minister Ben Bradshaw has used unparliamentary language to describe a campaign by doctors against plans for a network of 150 supersized surgeries — or polyclinics — across England.