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TOPIC: GP's Opinion

GP's Opinion 7 years 5 months ago #13427

Hi
I been on Incapacity for 5yrs mow and also in recepit of a war pension with lower standeard of earnings and motability allownace i am also medically retired from Royal Mail with a small pension.

I saw my GP yesterday who asked me why i wasnt working as in his opinion i am capable of work.

Are GP's under pressure to get people off incapacity and back to work

Re:GP's Opinion 7 years 5 months ago #13439

Hi,

I'm afraid they are. Presumably you must be a fairly new member as it's been discussed here in the forum for many, many months.

If you type 'fit notes' in the Search Forum area on the right hand site of the page, and click the 'go' button, it will come up with many of the posts on this topic.

Regards.

Pat

Re:GP's Opinion 7 years 5 months ago #13447

ok pat i will do that

Re:GP's Opinion 7 years 5 months ago #13448

thank you
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