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NHS 111 redirecting 'frequent fliers' back to GPs

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What is this about? Its about ensuring that people who use services appropriately are not disadvantaged by those whose usage rate needs to be managed down to levels appropriate to their condition. Anybody who is assessed as needing a GP contact within 1 hour needs an emergency service response. Those who need a response within 2-4 hours are prime GP and primary care clients. What people need and what they want are not usually closely related

Posted date

20 Mar 2013

Posted time

9:19am

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