It does not matter how many there are to train (doctors and nurses) when there is nobody left to do the teaching and nobody left to do the employing. Government's solution to the problem is to increase the pressures - financial and work-load - on Practices. Primary Care's response is to appoint the fox to run the hen-house. Looks like this is going to work out well.
Over a lifetime, an active person can walk the equivalent distance of five times around the equator!1
New Zealand Doctor