An e-mail GP advisory service: a more efficient way of dealing with clinical enquiries

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Authors

  • J N Walker
  • D Rourke
  • K Allen
  • J Levy
  • J A H Wass

Abstract

Good communication between primary and secondary care is vital for patient management. This article describes how an e-mail enquiry service for endocrinology and diabetes was established within one hospital and the potential benefits that it offers.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)532-3
Number of pages2
JournalBritish journal of hospital medicine
Volume70
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2009

Keywords

  • Attitude of Health Personnel, Electronic Mail, Endocrinology, Family Practice, Humans, Interdepartmental Relations, Referral and Consultation