GMC: medical profession at breaking point


  • International Medical Press
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The UK’s medical workforce is at its ‘crunch point’, with the number of practising doctors unable to meet growing health-care demands, says the General Medical Council (GMC).

The regulatory body predicts that workforce strains will worsen over the next 20 years unless urgent action is take...