Tag : appointment time
Complex, ageing population with more long-term conditions will need more face-to-face time, and this requires manpower and money.
Many GPs may want longer appointments, Copperfield admits, but the longer we offer the patient the more work the Government will load onto us
GPs don't have the time to become curious anymore Subscription
If we lose the art of medicine in favour of endless screening and tests, argues Dr Ramscar, general practice will become a shoddy service with a crippling pricetag.
Balancing out the 'epics' with the 'quickies' Subscription
According to Professor Amanda Howe, RCGP honorary secretary and GP in Norwich, GP appointments lasting 30 minutes should be the norm rather than the exception.