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10 ways to make better use of fit notes

Module summary

Dr Rob Hampton on how GPs can encourage patients to manage their own sickness absence

Learning objectives

This module will update you on issuing fit notes, including:

  • The legal and contractual need for fit notes
  • How to fill one in impartially
  • When to decline a fit note request
  • Guidance from the DWP
Author

Dr Rob Hampton is a GP in Leicester and an occupational physician.

Date module published
04/05/2017
Module due for review
04/05/2019
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
excellent
James McWeeney
23.07.2017.
Excellent
John Mooney
10.07.2017.
Very good points made
James Dunn
25.06.2017.
Very educative module
Ikenna Alaebo
20.06.2017.
very useful module. Thank you.
Tessa Monelle
09.06.2017.