April/May 2011 (vol. 07/6)
The planned defunding of the Practitioner Health Programme and its implications for physicians in need of treatment
The Practitioner Health Programme is set to be defunded, despite delivering a conspicuously successful and cost-effective service. What does this signal for the provision of healthcare services to doctors? Nicola Godwin finds out..
THE matter of a sick doctor raises many questions. While doctors who are unwell are not a homogenous group – they may have very different needs, and the…
Nicola Godwin is a freelance journalist specialising in health.
Author: Godwin N
Occupational Health at Work April/May 2011 (vol. 07/6) pp11-15