Opinion: GPs should use technology to their advantage
SO MANY things now no longer need physical human interaction. You can organise a loan without visiting the bank. Accountants, lawyers and other professionals rely heavily on electronic communications.
What does this mean for the medical profession? Why do we still insist on seeing people?
I am not advocating we no longer see patients face to face (f2f), merely that we can be more efficient by not doing so for much of our work, and still be just as effective (from both technical and relationship perspectives). And this doesn’t necessarily