Request to review and identify Hepatitis C patients
April 23, 2019
GPs are being encouraged by Chief Health Officer and Deputy Director General Prevention Division, Dr Jeannette Young PSM, to increase hepatitis C treatment provision by asking practices to undertake reviews of patient records to identify those patients living with hepatitis C and recall them for assessment, treatment or referral, and to offer one-off hepatitis C testing for patients.
See the letter of request HERE
More information and copies of hepatitis C education resources suitable for use in general practice are available for download HERE.