General practitioner Northern Ireland General Practitioners Committee

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General practice in crisis: a report on primary care in Northern Ireland

NIGPC have carried out research with GPs in Northern Ireland. It found that GPs were under increasing pressure with small and rural practices in particular difficulty. This report outlines what needs to be done to save general practice in Northern Ireland.

Download the report


Committee chair

Tom Black

Tom Black


Northern Ireland local medical committees (LMC) conference

The conference was held on 12-13 March 2016, at the Culloden Estate & Spa in Belfast.

General practice in crisis, conference told


General practice in Northern Ireland: the case for change

The health and social care system in Northern Ireland continues to face many challenges which can only be met through radical change and building a consensus on the choices, sometimes difficult ones, which will have to be made to balance demand, need and limited resources.

The sustainability of general practice now needs urgent attention. This document outlines the case for change.

General practice in Northern Ireland: The case for change

Case studies


Committee meetings

Northern Ireland committee meetings


Additional documents

Read the resolutions from LMC conference in Northern Ireland 2017

Read the NIGPC newsletter (Sept 2015)