Lost to the NHS: a mixed methods study of why GPs leave practice early in England

  title={Lost to the NHS: a mixed methods study of why GPs leave practice early in England},
  author={Natasha J Doran and Fiona E. Fox and Karen Rodham and Gordon J. Taylor and Michael Harris},
  booktitle={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
BACKGROUND The loss of GPs in the early stages of their careers is contributing to the GP workforce crisis. Recruitment in the UK remains below the numbers needed to support the demand for GP care. AIM To explore the reasons why GPs leave general practice early. DESIGN AND SETTING A mixed methods study using online survey data triangulated with qualitative interviews. METHOD Participants were GPs aged <50 years who had left the English Medical Performers List in the last 5 years (2009… CONTINUE READING
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