The public and the NHS

24th May 2019

In this fascinating article, academics Ellen Stewart, Angelo Ercia, Scott Greer and Peter Donnelly compare how the public is involved in major service changes across the UK’s four health systems. They find some clear differences between the four systems’ [read more]

Inspecting online primary care providers

24th May 2019

In England, nearly 14 million people are using online services to engage with a doctor. It’s a massive achievement and demonstrates the increasing acceptance of online healthcare services among the public. The steep rise in [read more]

Suicide risk assessment and management

23rd May 2019

GPs have a vital role in identifying and supporting patients with severe depression or other mental health problems, assessing suicide risk and initiating treatment and preventive interventions, including referral to specialist services. Doctors may be [read more]

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