Date lodged: 6 November 2017
To ask the Scottish Government what steps it is taking to improve morale among GPs and to tackle any workload pressures that they face.
Answered by: Shona Robison 20 November 2017
The Scottish Government and the BMA have negotiated a new contract (published 13 November) which will help to improve GP morale and tackle workload pressures. Details of the new contract offer can be found at http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Health/Services/Primary-Care/GP-Contract