Parts of new Scottish GP contract could benefit English colleagues, say GPsBMJ 2018; 360 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k1148 (Published 09 March 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k1148
- Abi Rimmer
- The BMJ
The GP contract in England should incorporate elements of the new Scottish GP contract, members of the profession have said.
In January GPs in Scotland voted by a large majority to accept a new contract.1 However, a group of GPs in Scotland resigned from the BMA in protest at the contract, which they said would have a “devastating” effect on patients in rural areas.2
The new Scottish contract …