Time for free flow of careBMJ 2010; 341 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c4714 (Published 27 August 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c4714
- Peter G Davies, general practitioner1
- 1Keighley Road Surgery, Halifax HX2 9LL
Training and paying general practitioners to work as the gatekeepers between primary and secondary care and then paying a second group of workers to second guess their work is silly.1 2 If managers believe that general practitioners are not getting referrals right they should challenge their decision making. Most general practitioners in the …
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