Tories extend general practice fundholdingBMJ 1994; 309 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.309.6961.1039 (Published 22 October 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;309:1039
- L Beecham
General practices will be able to become fundholders with 5000 patients, Virginia Bottomley, the health secretary, told the Conservative party conference last week (see editorial p1032). Reducing the minimum list size from 7000 will draw in an additional 18% of the population. The government has decided that fundholders will now be able to purchase all elective …
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