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Conversations from #WoncaRural2015

This afternoon I managed to have the following conversations from some of Rural WONCA’s participants… hopefully it offers a flavour of what the conference has offered so far!     Ian Couper, South Africa Ian is a rural family doctor, and a stalwart of Rural WONCA.  You can read more about his background here. http://ruralgp.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/rec-ian.mp3 David […]

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RCGP Rural Forum – Conference 2015

Places are still available at the RCGP Rural Forum 2015 conference, due to take place on Saturday 6th June 2015 – at the Beardmore Hotel & Conference Centre, Glasgow. They have organised a number of high quality speakers, including: Professor Mike Pringle, President, Royal College of General Practitioners whose lecture is entitled – Strengths & Weaknesses […]

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Reporting soon from WONCA Rural Conference in Dubrovnik

This week sees the 13th WONCA World Rural Health conference take place in Dubrovnik, Croatia.  It looks set to bring together rural health professionals from across the world, and just looking at the programme, it is clear that there is a lot of experience being gathered in one place. I’m delighted and grateful that RCGP […]

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Vacancy – GP, Opotiki, New Zealand (Salaried)

Seeking a long term or permanent General Practitioner who has a passion for providing high quality of care to a mainly low income patient base.  The centre has approximately 2500 enrolled patients and with the addition of a new GP they would like to allow more local residents to register.  You must be team focussed […]

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Vacancy: Strathpeffer, Scottish Highlands (Partner)

4 partner practice seeking a replacement due to longstanding partner taking on new role within NHS 6 Sessions Semirural   (Inverness 25 mins) 3,700 pts 2 Practice Nurses, Assistant Practitioner, HCA.   Excellent links with Community Teams High QOF points Paperlight Vision users Excellent premises Undergraduate teaching OOH available if wanted Great area in which to live […]

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Vacancy: Newcastleton, Borders (Salaried)

We are a small, friendly practice in a remote area of the Scottish Borders. We pride ourselves on offering quality, patient centred care to our geographically dispersed population of 1500 patients. The work is varied, including palliative and emergency work, but with no out-of-hours commitment. We have a supportive team, including practice nurse and dispensing […]

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