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Should GPs embrace e-consultations?

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This has been trialed in several regions. Nowhere has it been shown to work. The success stories that Prof CG alludes to are in the context of the hurley group pushing their own product. In Hampshire they evaluated E-GP between two surgeries and clearly showed no useful benefit. Is it a nice piece of software - yes. Will it address patient's needs and those of doctors - absolutely not. This is a PR exercise so JH can say 'I've opened up consults'

Posted date

27 Sep 2016

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3:05pm

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