For General Practitioners

For General Practitioners

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Suggested Training Check-List

  • Find a patient
    • Using surname and firstname
    • Using date of birth
    • Using NHI Number
    • Identify correct patient from list with duplicate names
  • Find Inactive Patient
  • Review Notes
    • Open Notes for a patient on the appointment book
    • Open notes for a patient not on the appointment book
    • Check consultation note made by another practitioner
    • Search for consultations that mention asthma
    • Find a lab result for lipids
      • Compare result with previous values
  • Write a note
    • Patient complains that his left leg is painful and stiff, he awakes at night in pain and cannot walk more than 200m.
    • He has pain on internal rotation of his left hip and he is tender over the greater trochanter
    • he suspect OA of his left hip.
      • Add OA L Hip to problem list
      • Lab Form for FBC/CRP
      • Xray form for L Hip
      • Prescribe Paracetamol 500mg , 2 q4h, 100 tabs
      • Complete an initial Sickness Benefit Form
      • Review in 1 month
  • Write a letter
    • address letter to Orthopaedic Outpatients
    • Write request for consideration LHJR
    • append patients problem list, medications and alerts
    • Print Letter
  • Review Task List
  • Update smoking status
    • to Current smoker
    • Record brief advice given
  • File Mail
    • Review list of incoming Mail Items
    • Check lab results against previous values
    • Create a task for the nurse to call patient
    • File Result
  • Other functions
    • Accident form
    • Off work certificate
    • Smear Test
    • Administer Tetanus vaccine
    • Add diagram
    • Add /complete a task