TITLE

Health together: how community resources can enhance clinical practice

AUTHOR(S)
White, Judy; South, Jane
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
British Journal of General Practice;Sep2012, Vol. 62 Issue 602, p454
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the role of the community in upgrading healthcare services. She says general practitioners are vital in encouraging patients to use non-clinical services that promotes health and well-being. She adds social prescribing is one way to address the challenge of the need of primary care patients with non-clinical needs. She believes that combining clinical and non-clinical approaches can be helpful especially with rising costs and organizational changes in Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
82827474

 

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