Our AimsWhy do we exist?
In the short term ...
- To establish a grassroots movement of GPs which will fight for the survival of General Practice in the UK
- To work towards a full membership group with elected representatives
In the medium term ...
- To draw attention to the current crisis in General Practice in the UK
- To identify the causes of this crisis and campaign for realistic solutions
How do we fulfill our aims?
By campaigning for 5 main areas affecting the survival of General Practice.
Stopping additional work being given to GP’s without negotiation, addressing red-tape and constant restructuring.
Payment for work done, addressing Medical Defense Organisation fees, fairness of GMC regulation.
Promotion of appropriate GP usage
Promoting self care, educating 3rd parties on GP services, use of OTC medications.
Promotion of General Practice itself
Appropriate media representation, engaging young doctors, developing networking groups and learning hubs.
Supporting a skilled GP workforce
Improving work life balance for retention, peer support and professional development.