Dr Simon Abrams is a GP based in Liverpool. For over 25 years he has worked in a practice in Everton focussing on issues of vulnerable people, deprivation and substance misuse. He has been part of Urgent Care Primary Care since the days of GP Co-ops, becoming an Out of Hours Medical Director in 2005. In 2014 he was elected Chair of Urgent Health UK, the Federation of Social Enterprise Urgent Primary Care Providers. A role he continues to this day. As well as a passion for health care, he is a keen Allotment gardener and Francophile.