GP register

GP register

The GMC’s current, publicly accessible database of doctors who are eligible to work in general practice in the health service in the UK.
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To date, these projects have resulted in over 400 people being referred for removal from the GP register, at a potential saving of almost Au1 million each year to HSC.
One woman from Donegal was on the GP register in Enniskillen until she was reported by a whistleblower.
The General Medical Council (GMC) said the doctor referred to in this case is currently registered with a licence to practise and has been on the GP register since July 2007.
For every 500 people identified with diabetes on a GP register, about 65 to 70 will need to be looked at again for some sort of error.
Researchers found that those who ended up in front of the General Medical Council (GMC) for such hearings may also be less likely to have achieved consultant status or be on the GP register.
Any GP jailed for six months or more would be taken off the trust's list of NHS doctors but only the General Medical Council has the power to suspend or remove a doctor from the GP register.
Suspension from the GP register is an issue for the General Medical Council.
As a result, the Trust had no option but to remove these two doctors from the local GP register in Sunderland.
That means the number of people on the GP register having the condition went up from 1,766,391 in 2004/05 to 1,890,663 in 2005/06.
They compared the figures with NHS GP registers, council house and electoral register figures and have found major discrepancies.
In just two years, compulsory allocations to GP registers have more than tripled in Liverpool, from 1,240 in 1999 to 3,817 last year.
Health research organisation Dr Foster Intelligence carried out a study of GP registers in England, which revealed 11 per cent of people in the town were registered as obese.