Entries by Michele Izzo

First Contact Practitioner role

First Contact Physiotherapist (FCP) You can now book a consultation with the specialist musculoskeletal physiotherapist at your GP practice for muscle, bone or joint problems as an alternative to a GP. The reception staff can discuss and book your appointment. Who is the First Contact Physiotherapist (FCP)? The FCP is a physiotherapist who is an […]

TFL face coverings exemption

TFL face covering exemption Since 15 June it has been mandatory for passengers over the age of 11 to wear face coverings on public transport in London, as well as in private hire vehicles. This has resulted in some patients approaching GP practices asking for doctor’s notes to exempt them from the requirement on health […]

Black Lives Matter

  Statement from Lambeth Clinical Cabinet and GP Clinical Commissioners about Black Lives Matter The death of George Floyd and the worldwide response to his killing have served as a reminder of the deep inequalities that remain in our society. We, the Lambeth Clinical Cabinet of GPs along with the GP Commissioning leads acknowledge the […]