Healthwatch Guide to GP closures & mergers.good practice, South East KentDownload (PDF 44KB)
Summary of report contentThis document was written for CCG’s and Practices to use when GP surgeries close or merge so that patients and the public can be informed and advised correctly. The two sections include; Making the Decision and After the Decision
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Healthwatch Guide to GP closures & mergers.good practice, South East Kent
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Communication between staff and patients
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If an Enter and View methodology was applied, was the visit announced or unannounced?
Primary care services
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Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views?
Does the information include staff's views?
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Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report?
Does the information contain a response from a provider?
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What type of impact was determined?
Network related impact