GPs demand a major review of their contracts and payBMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7081.623f (Published 01 March 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:623
- Linda Beecham
British GPs will ask the next government to set up a major review of their contracts and pay, which should take into account the problems of staffing, recruitment, and workload.
The call came at the end of last week's debate in the BMA's General Medical Services Committee on the 1997 report of the review body on doctors' pay. Although the committee received the report (15 February, p 462), it resolved that the award would do nothing to solve the recruitment and workload crisis in general practice and it …