RACGP chief's touching letter from patient's daughter

A PATIENT of mine died a few months ago, and shortly after I received a note from her daughter:

“Dear Dr Jones, Mum was a patient of yours and your general practice for over 30 years, and I wanted to thank you for your steadfast, continued support and sound advice through what had been a difficult life journey, punctuated by a multitude of medical issues.

“Over the years mum’s health issues were increasingly serious and I know you both had some difficult conversations around her health.

“Mum often spoke about her initial scepticism