Covid: GP discusses threats to strike over Sajid Javid’s NHS plans

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‘Not everyone needs face-to-face appointments… we don’t have a lot of time to see everyone’

Trainee GP Dr Eashwarran Kohilathas discusses GPs threatening strikes over Sajid Javid’s NHS plan.

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