When I first became a GP in Salisbury over 20 years ago I used to vaccinate the babies under our care. Inflicting pain on little innocents was not my idea of fun, but I tempered this with the thought that better a little pain now than death prematurely later. At that stage children would be… Read More »
I make no apologies that all of this month’s newsletter is devoted to vaccinations. This is simply because we know that vaccines save millions of living and untold suffering and yet still remain controversial?! When I started out as a GP, general practice was very different. It was very doctor heavy. But that was ok… Read More »
We have now been using telephone triage on Monday mornings to manage the high volume of calls after the weekend. It’s early days but the system seems to be working well, with most patients receiving advice in a more convenient and timely fashion than previously.