Concerns over doctor numbers

November 1, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

The NHS is battling to solve a chronic shortage of GPs in many areas of East Lindsey, it has been claimed. It is understood the ratio of doctors to patients in some areas is one to 4,500. That is almost double the national average of one doctor per 2,000 patients. The shock news comes despite claims the NHS has been offering a ‘golden welcome’ package to attract new GPs to the area. The figures were […]