EHS-COVID (54) Q3. What have you, your health facility or country done to maintain essential health services? (2) Teleconsulting (2)

16 November, 2020

I retired from English General, Practice (family medicine) before teleconsultations began but feel that these facts about and standards for

teleconsultations may be useful to the HIFA WHO dialogue:

https://www.england.nhs.uk/coronavirus/wp-content/uploads/sites/52/2020/...

https://www.gmc-uk.org/ethical-guidance/ethical-hub/remote-consultations

https://www.england.nhs.uk/2020/05/millions-of-patients-benefiting-from-...

HIFA profile: Richard Fitton is a retired family doctor - GP, British Medical Association. Professional interests: Health literacy, patient partnership of trust and implementation of healthcare with professionals, family and public involvement in the prevention of modern lifestyle diseases, patients using access to professional records to overcome confidentiality barriers to care, patients as part of the policing of the use of their patient data

Email address: richardpeterfitton7 AT gmail.com