Entries by Lyn Allen

Stretched GP practices screen patients by phone

“Family doctors are prioritising phone calls from patients to ensure that those who are acutely unwell can get appointments the same day. It’s among a raft of changes being adopted by GP practices to deal with rapidly rising demand and an increasingly stretched GP workforce.” See the full article here http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/328211/stretched-gp-practices-screen-patients-by-phone Listen to the audio […]

Health Care Home at Karori Medical

Karori Medical Centre is one of the first medical centres in the Capital and Coast DHB region to be selected to implement the Health care Home model of care. Dr Jeff Lowe said the Karori Medical Centre was proud to be selected in the 1st tranche of practices to lead the development of the Health […]