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Listen: GPs Considering Industrial Action In Response To Budget 2018.

: 10/11/2017 - 13:51

A union representing GPs says it's considering industrial action in response to yesterday's budget.

The National Association of General Practitioners says the Government has failed to address an escalating crisis in the sector and has warned the hospital system could implode.

Pascal Donohoe announced 25 million euro in funding for General Practice - but the NAGP says 500 million is needed to move to GP-led Primary Care.

Chairman Dr Andrew Jordan says whatever action is taken - patients won't be impacted:

15GP.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett


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