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Patients to be able to edit GP records 'far sooner' than expected


Dr Alessi: 1. Safety netting is not a "culture of dependency"-it is about safety. The patient is not the clinical expert. Come and sit in with me and I will teach you how to do a consultation with a patient. You can take notes if you like. 2. Notes access-this is again fine BUT there must be appropriate safeguards in place for many eventualities eg safeguarding issues, aggressive/dangerous patients etc. Again, I can educate you on these if you like-consider these scenarios a bit like the MRCGP exam. And finally remember, you do not have a monopoly on knowledge either so consider listening to your colleagues wisdom?

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22 Oct 2014

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