Maladministration at Welsh OfficeBMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6933.921a (Published 02 April 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:921
- K Harvey
- Hay on Wye and Talgarth Group Medical Practice, Talgarth, Brecon, Powys LD3 0AE.
EDITOR, - On 18 February the secretary of state for Wales signed an order prohibiting general practitioners from “supplying” childhood vaccines from 1 March (amending paragraph 44/5 of the statement of fees and allowances for general practitioners). After 10 days' delay this was faxed late on 28 February to family health services authorities, and it was received by general practitioners on 4 March. Many general practitioners were purchasing vaccines and recouping the cost by …