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Having to talk to receptionists about symptoms puts people off seeing GP

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But then how do you make sure that patients go to nurse /Advance nurse practitioners for minor illness? They do not need to see GP& GP time can be best utilised for more complex medical conditions. Everybody wants to see GP & Putting posters in reception area about educating patients has not worked. If there was a different charge to see GP and nurse this problem will be solved in no time as then onus is on patient to book appointment with appropriate health professional and if he has any doubt he / she can questions as to whom should they book appointment with?

Posted date

11 Oct 2016

Posted time

8:11am

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