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GPs to be asked to 'peer review' all referrals

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I am against it because I do not have any spare time to implement this. Each day still has only 24 hours in it. The decision to refer is made in the already crammed 10 minutes. Give me longer consultations and perhaps i will be able to consider each referral with a bit more time, when the patient is still with me. Trying to second guess my referral motives much later in time is useless, demeaning and demotivating. Walk a mile in my shoes first.

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31 Aug 2017

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11:25am

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