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GPs reject cap on locum GP fees

BMJ 2016; 353 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i2902 (Published 20 May 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;353:i2902
  1. Abi Rimmer
  1. BMJ Careers

GPs have rejected a cap on fees charged by locum doctors and said that locums and general practices should be able to agree terms and conditions mutually.

GPs attending the BMA’s conference of local medical committees (LMCs), the bodies that represent GPs at a local level, in London on Friday 20 May voted in favour of a motion that “affirms that locum GPs are an essential part of the GP workforce.” The motion …

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