Is the capital's GP service reaching crisis point? Why are doctors shunning general practice? How staff in Tower Hamlets are coping with increased workloads and shrinking budgets.
In this special edition, we ask - is our GP service reaching crisis point? We find out how frontline health professionals in Tower Hamlets are coping with increased workloads and shrinking budgets, and we unveil exclusive poll data revealing why doctors across the country are turning their backs on general practice. And - with more GPs referring patients to private hospitals to ease the pressures - Dr Ranj Singh investigates concerns over the safety of operations carried out there.