Medico-legal: How GPs can deal with referral delays caused by COVID-19

The MDU's Dr Kathryn Leask outlines steps GPs can take to try and avoid patients coming to harm as a result of delayed referrals and provides advice on dealing with patient complaints on this issue.

by Dr Kathryn Leask
Referral delays (Photo: Photofusion/Getty Images)
Referral delays (Photo: Photofusion/Getty Images)

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