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Physio 'first contact' service set to be rolled out next year in GP practices


There is nothing new under the sun. This was a great idea when we had self-refer physio here in besieged Lincolnshire. We audited that our musculoskeletal workload fell by 58%. Patients loved it. Then the CCG - a member organisation, remember- pulled the funding as too expensive and our MSK workload, predictably, rose to now be 21% higher than it was pre exercise. Still, keeps the policy mill grinding, all this noise..... 2 years, 2 months and 8 days to go.

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19 Oct 2017

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