November 2006
Pulse;11/9/2006, Vol. 66 Issue 42, p58
A list of guidelines on how general practitioners (GP) should provide medical information of patients to employers in Great Britain is presented. It included the Access to Medical Records Act of 1988 wherein a consent from the employee should be sought that explains the reason and use of the information. GPs should be voluntary in giving character references and should be honest, fair and accurate.


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