Written evidence submitted by Lakeside Healthcare at Bourne, Hereward Practice, Hereward Practice Patient Participation Group (FGP0182)

 

Response to the Parliamentary Enquiry – The Future of General Practice:

Key issues from a patient perspective:

Patients value:

During the pandemic the face to face appointments have been limited to urgent cases.  This has been a necessary response to COVID 19 but long term planning could prevent this from becoming a permanent fixture if more GPs were trained

 

Challenges GP practices face:

How can the Government support these challenges?

December 2021