Back to work teams in practices

The DoH could introduce 'back to work' teams into practices after proposals from the national director of health and work, Professor Dame Carol Black.

 In a review to be submitted in January 2008, Dame Carol will recommend that patients seeking a sick note be referred to a staff of nurses, physiotherapists and employment advisers.

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