Case Studies: GPs
All case studies relating to GPs
Dr O'Flanagan and Dr Neuling share the benefits of the new Paediatric 2WW pathway in UHCW, available via Consultant Connect.
In October 2021, Telephone Advice & Guidance via Consultant Connect was launched in NHS West Essex CCG. Since the launch, over 60% of GP surgeries and more than 90 GPs have used the service.
A GP in Northampton provides an example of how she contacted a Cardiology consultant through Consultant Connect Enhanced Advice & Guidance and was, therefore, able to provide her patient with rapid specialist advice.
A GP in Lanarkshire provides an example of how she contacted a Gynaecology consultant through Prof-to-Prof Advice & Guidance and was therefore able to provide her patient with rapid specialist advice.
A GP in Lanarkshire describes how he uses Prof-to-Prof Advice & Guidance to receive rapid advice from secondary care, resulting in faster and appropriate care for the patients.
GP uses Telephone Advice & Guidance to get timely advice for antenatal patient on updated guidance from specialist to start new medication
The GP used Telephone Advice & Guidance to speak to a Neurologist for immediate advice and to discuss a pain management plan.
We recently spoke to a patient whose GP has access to Telephone and Photo Messaging Advice & Guidance via Consultant Connect. We asked the patient to share with us their experience of when their GP used Consultant Connect to improve their care.
A year after Consultant Connect Advice & Guidance was made available in her area, Dr Davies talks to us about what she thinks of the service…
The GP used the Consultant Connect App to contact a local immunologist from the local hospital and was able to feedback the reply to the patient the same day.
Dr Choudhury enjoys using the Consultant Connect App to get rapid specialist advice, as well as for referrals and to contact hospital switchboards.
Six months after Consultant Connect Telephone Advice & Guidance was made available to her practice, Dr Choudhury shares how she is using the Consultant Connect App to improve patient care and save herself time.
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