Dr Niki Dhanjal
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GPs offered 'new deal' if they agree to seven-day week

The government is promising a "new deal" for GPs in England - if they sign up to seven-day opening.

In a speech on Friday, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt will promise extra investment and help for under-pressure services.

The package includes plans to recruit 5,000 new GPs and another 5,000 support staff, including practice nurses.

Adam Brimelow reports.

  • 19 Jun 2015
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