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what is the role of the GP

gatekeeper

2

what is the role of the practice nurse

obtaining blood samples, ECGs, leg ulcers, smoking cessation

3

what is the role of the midwives

provide care during all stages of pregnancy, labour and postnatal period

4

what is the role of the health visitors

lead and deliver child and family health services, safeguard children

5

what is the role of the district nurse

provide direct patient care, have a teaching role

6

what is the role of the pharmacist

provide info to patients on dosage, administration and side effects of medicines

7

what is the role of the dietician

informing general public about nutrition, working with those with special dietary needs

8

what is the role of the physiotherapist

manual therapy and therapeutic exercise

9

what is the role of the physiotherapist

manual therapy and therapeutic exercise

10

what is the role of the care manager

work with individuals to identify their goals and locate the specific support services that enhance wellbeing

11

give 2 political pressures on the healthcare team

reduce cost of treatments, provide more treatments closer to where patients live

12

what is integration

Integration is seen as a way to make more efficient and effective use of limited resources and  is believed to be central to the challenge of improving outcomes for patients and service  users

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what is integration

Integration is seen as a way to make more efficient and effective use of limited resources and  is believed to be central to the challenge of improving outcomes for patients and service  users

14

give 3 categories of disability

body structure and functional impairment, activity limitation, participation restrictions

15

give 3 NICE SIGN guidelines

Help health and social care professionals and patients understand medical evidence and use it to make decisions about healthcare
Reduce unwarranted variations in practice and make sure patients get the best care available, no matter where they live
Improve healthcare across Scotland by focusing on patient-important outcomes