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Podcast: the curse of meetingitis

Dr Farzana Hussain is clinical director of a PCN in Newham, east London. Top of the list of achievements for her network is that she and GP colleagues are still talking.

Beyond that, they are providing mutual support in a way that gives Farzana hope that the network will help make general practice stronger, which she believes is the first condition for PCNs to be considered a success. It's not all roses: the curse of "meetingitis" poses almost as great a threat to clinical directors' workload as the prospect of a winter flu epidemic and time, as ever, is the enemy. More....