Date lodged: 6 November 2017
To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to Audit Scotland's comment that a new GP contract is "critical to delivering more care in the community".
Answered by: Shona Robison 20 November 2017
The Scottish Government agrees that a new GP contract is critical to delivering more care in the community. Scottish Government and the BMA have negotiated a new contract (published 13 November), details of the contract offer can be found at http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Health/Services/Primary-Care/GP-Contract