The online, interactive GP and Practice Team Bulletin provides regular news and information for GPs and primary care professionals, including practice managers and practice nurses. There are also links to other resources to support you in delivering patient-focused, evidence-based high quality care.

You can also comment on stories and contribute to discussions with your colleagues across the country.


News is published on the homepage as it happens, so why not add http://gp.dh.gov.uk to your favourites or bookmarks and check in regularly so you don’t miss anything.

Alternatively you can sign up for RSS feeds and receive alerts when new stories are added. Just click on the RSS icon on the right.

You can also access the mobile version of the Bulletin from your smartphone.

If you prefer reading a hard copy of the Bulletin, you can download the print friendly PDF from each bulletin home page.

Looking for a previous edition? Find back copies of the Bulletin in the ‘browse month by section’.


Send an email to gp-bulletin@dh.gsi.gov.uk to receive an alert and web link when the GP and Practice Team Bulletin is published. Include your name, job title, organisation and telephone number in your email.

Please forward the Bulletin to your colleagues who may be interested and encourage them to sign up by email or RSS.

Other bulletins online

You can read other Department of Health bulletins at www.dh.gov.uk/bulletins

Contact us

If you have comments, questions or article suggestions for future editions, please use the comment button at the end of each item.

Or you can email: gp-bulletin@dh.gsi.gov.uk


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