Rural GP surgeries under threat
5:36am 25th September 2009
"The Government been looking for excuses to shut down general practices in rural areas for years - and now they may have one".
That's the concern of Vale of York MP Anne McIntosh, as she slams the idea to allow patients to register with any doctor they like.
She believes as people use surgeries nearer there work in busy towns, the demand for local country GPs will drop...
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