GPs must prescribe more than medication

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

Australia’s health professionals are falling behind when it comes to addressing their patients’ social problems such as loneliness and isolation, which can have hugely negative consequences on overall health and wellbeing.

Subject

Social Prescribing

Period4 Dec 2019

Media contributions

1

Media contributions

  • TitleGPs must prescribe more than medication
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletCommunity Care Review
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date4/12/19
    DescriptionAustralia’s health professionals are falling behind when it comes to addressing their patients’ social problems such as loneliness and isolation, which can have hugely negative consequences on overall health and wellbeing.
    PersonsMark Morgan