Nine in 10 patients want more funding for their GP
deliver care others cannot offer, and their rigorous training in delivering this effectively means that they are best placed within the healthcare system as the first port of call for their patients’ needs.
“GPs hugely value the work of our multi-disciplinary team members, but no other professional within our teams can or should be used as a replacement for general practitioners.”
Scottish Labour’s health spokesman, and leadership candidate, Anas Sarwar, praised the work of GPs.
But he added: “The SNP has consistently failed to properly plan for its workforce and our GPs have been left over-worked,