Family violence is an intractable problem that is often invisible in consultations but, with support, GPs can make a real difference in patients’ lives.
Impacts of environmental health can present to general practice in a variety of ways, from the effects of bushfires to mental health issues.
GPs can be a key part of a transgender patient’s pathway to genuine whole-of-person healthcare.
GPs refer more patients to physiotherapists than any other healthcare professionals, but there is always room for increased education and partnership between the two professions.
Dr Solange Costermans is passionate about delivering high-quality healthcare to rural and remote communities through her work with the Royal Flying Doctor Service.