“You know what's the problem with you, young GPs? You're spoilt and fussy. You move from one surgery to another doing a half-hearted job.” A senior GP once said this when we were discussing the junior doctor strikes. She was especially irritated by the fact a...

Before I recommend an app to a patient I want to know three things: Is it going to be suitable for them to use? Will it improve their health outcomes? Will it be safe? On the surface these questions seem relatively straightforward.  However finding answers I can trust, in...

General practice seems to be in a bit of a pickle. Surely it cannot get any worse. The reality is however that it is likely that GP numbers will continue to decline with few new physicians assistants, specialist nurses or any other GP substitutes appearing...

I used to write a personal blog, from the perspective of a hospital CEO, and found there was lots of interest in reading about my personal experience of running hospitals. Now I’m involved in the world of general practice, helping to support a large GP...