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Taking on out-of-area patients - a quick guide to the pitfalls


The more you look at this , the more questions are raised. Patients can be easily confused about what they are entitled to have and this can be potentially a recipe of medical accident and complaint. Safety becomes an issue if the local GPs signed up the DES visited an ill patient registered with a practice near his workplace far away, as the local GPs had no prior knowledge or access of information about the patient.

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22 Dec 2014

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