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#General Practitioners

# general-practitioners - Friday 1 May, 2020

'Ireland hasn't got the basics right yet': How is Covid-19 testing going for GPs?

“If we don’t have it for [this] level, we don’t have it for a surge,” one GP said.

# general-practitioners - Saturday 31 March, 2018

'We are not the HSE's dumping ground' - after 48 years, is the State finally set to update its contract with GPs?

The current General Medical Services agreement between the government and GPs dates from 1970.

# general-practitioners - Sunday 15 January, 2017

GPs welcome HSE assertion that €9 billion needed to save Irish health service

HSE director general Tony O’Brien argued today that the HSE is in need of significant and immediate investment in order to save the health service.

# general-practitioners - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

# general-practitioners - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

# general-practitioners - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

GPs to protest for the first time ever, but services 'won't be affected' while they're out on the streets

Just over 300 doctors are expected to attend the protest, organised by the National Association of General Practitioners.

# general-practitioners - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Doctors call for appointment of 500 new GPs to address 'manpower crisis'

The National Association of General Practitioners says 150 practices around the country are at risk of closure due to funding shortages.

# general-practitioners - Thursday 10 October, 2013

GPs call for minimum pricing of alcohol

It is also looking for development and funding of service for diabetes patients.

# general-practitioners - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Cost of GP visits sending people online for diagnosis – survey

Almost half of Irish people have tried to diagnose an illness or ailment online, because the cost of visiting a doctor is too high.