February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5)
The role of the GP in absence certification and return to work
General practitioner George Moncrieff believes that GPs are not well placed to advise on modifications that might help a patient return to work and believes that assessing fitness for work should be put in the hands of occupational health nurses.
Writingfor this journal in 2004, I welcomed the planned review of off-work certification1. I argued that the relentless and insidious increase …
Dr George Moncrieff is a GP in Bicester.
Author: Moncrieff G
Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp28-29