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NAGP welcome Rural Practice Allowance Progress

July 01 2016

The NAGP welcome the news that, to date, 292 doctors have received confirmation from the HSE that they have met the criteria for the Rural Practice Allowance.

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NAGP Welcomes Tanaiste’s Assurance of Further Engagement

July 01 2016

The National Association of General Practitioners (NAGP) has welcomed assurances by Tanaiste Frances Fitzgerald that Minister for Health, Simon Harris, will meet GP representative bodies in the Autumn.

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NAGP Welcome Constructive Meeting with Minister for Health

June 09 2016

A delegation from the National Association of General Practitioners (NAGP) have said that a meeting with the Minister for Health, Simon Harris, was very constructive. The meeting, held in Leinster House, today (9th June) was attended by an NAGP delegation including Dr. Andrew Jordan, Chairman; Dr. Emmet Kerin, President, Dr. Mary Flynn, Honorary Secretary; Mr. Chris Goodey, CEO; and Mr. Tim Smyth, Head of Legal and Public Affairs.

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NAGP Meet HSE on Proposed Immunisations

June 07 2016

Dr. Andrew Jordan, NAGP Chairman, Chris Goodey, NAGP CEO and Tim Smyth, NAGP Head of Legal and Public Affairs, had a productive meeting with Dr. Kevin Kelleher and Dr. Brenda Corcoran of the National Immunisation Office on the 2nd June 2016

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Analysis of the NAGP’s Proposed Feasbility Study of GPs Dispensing

May 17 2016

A summary of some of the media analysis of the NAGP's Proposed Feasbility Study of GPs dispensing the most common prescription medicines directly.

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Funding to Primary Care is needed to Tackle the ED Waiting Times

May 16 2016

The National Association of General Practitioners is very concerned with the latest figures for Emergency Department waiting time as they show obvious patient safety issues with inadequate care pathways from the community to hospitals.

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The NAGP is the voice of General Practice. The AGP has been relaunched as the NAGP in order to represent the interests of general practitioners, to help shape the future of primary care and to engage in activities that improve patient outcomes.


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