General Practice, Health Policy, Health Services Needs and Demand, Humans, Ireland, Primary Health Care
The Department of Health strategy document, Primary Care: A New Direction, proposed primary care as the “team-based approach to service provision which will help to build capacity in primary care and contribute to sustainable health and social development. This strategy envisioned the establishment of a network of primary care centres staffed with GPs, nurses, physiotherapists, and social workers amongst many other health professionals.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Redmond P. Skills mix: future health policy and workforce planning in primary care. Irish Medical Journal. 2013;106(2):37-8.