How GPs can win back 30 hours a month

Kate Christie tells Zilla Efrat that with a bit of self-reflection and a few simple changes, GPs can claw back unproductive time. 

She should know, as she has just published a new book on the topic, Smart Time Management for Doctors.

Change your mindset

Stop thinking of time as something that needs to be managed and start thinking of it as something that needs to be invested. If you start valuing your time as much as you do your money, you are likely to use it better.

Realise that there are four costs to your time: