Watch out for these pitfalls when recording your consult

Recording what is said can be advantageous for GPs and patients as long as the rules are followed

It’s something GPs regularly hear, especially in the age of telehealth: “Sorry, doctor, I’m really not taking any of this in. Do you mind if I record it so I can listen to it later?”

Recording consultations is an issue that crops up fairly often.

Previously, the question has mostly been about recording face-to-face consultations.

But the dramatic rise in consultations being conducted via technology since the COVID-19 outbreak adds another dimension.

The main point is that as long as you and the