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Building up a profile of your practice (1 CPD hour)

Crunching data on your patients and their needs can help target resources or plan services, says Dr Peter Smith.

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Crunching data on your patients and their needs can help target resources or plan services, says Dr Peter Smith.

Learning objectives


This article will help you build up a detailed picture of your patients and their needs, including the following:

  • Local health and demographics
  • Public health data
  • Practice-level data
  • Practice-generated data

This module will be free for all registered members of Pulse Learning until 30 November 2011.

Author


Dr Peter Smith is a GP in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, and vice-president of the National Association of Primary Care.

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