Phone Triage

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.”

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http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/328211/stretched-gp-practices-screen-patients-by-phone

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http://www.radionz.co.nz/audio/player?audio_id=201839213