Patient services at GP practices across the country will be
significantly impacted this coming winter as a direct result
of cuts to GPs fees and allowances which have been confirmed
by the Government this evening (1st July), the IMO has warned.
18th June 2013. General Practitioners in the Irish Medical
Organisation (IMO) have expressed deep concerns regarding a
follow up care plan by the HSE National Cancer Care Programme
(NCCP) for women patients who have undergone treatment for
With the increased volume of emergency admissions placing
pressure on limited hospital resources a new study published
in the Irish Medical Journal highlights a number of key areas
in which improved efficiency could be achieved.
A study carried out amongst GPs in the Mid-Western region
which is published in the Irish Medical Journal has found that
there is a consensus amongst GPs that antibiotics are over
used in general practice.