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What should I do if my colleague isn't following our prescribing policy?

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Yes I agree about not routinely prescribing paracetamol for kids for every cough and cold I and would welcome more support in this from other doctors but any attempt to curb another doctor's autonomy to make decisions he or she sees fit is abhorent. Hving chats or any formal measure to try to change another doctors prescribing is not right unless they are putting patients at risk. I thought we wanted to maintain out independent contractor status for this reason not so we can bully saleried GPs in to towing the line.

Posted date

24 Feb 2015

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11:13am

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