Deciding to place an elderly relative or loved one in a care home is one of the most difficult choices and many people feel racked with guilt. But the simple fact is that if that person cannot adequately care for themselves any more then this is a kindness not a denial of freedom.
Most people don’t give a second thought about how their local medical practice is run but just stop for a moment and read some of the key tips taken from this Guide about General Practitioners. Knowing how the system works could help you get more out of it. If you are frustrated about getting appointments at your local surgery, you should consider using a private GP service in Solihull or a private GP service in Birmingham. These are all staffed by the same GPs you would see in your regular practice.