Help with my Doctor

by Dr Elisabeth Macdonald FRCR MA (Medical Law & Ethics)

Advice on handling the Doctor Patient Relationship
How the Doctor Patient Relationship is Evolving

The relationship between doctor and patient is crucial to effective healthcare. This website “Help with My Doctor” is designed to help you, the patient, manage that relationship as capably as possible. For doctors, there are also suggestions as to how the relationship should, in my view, develop, and how doctors can further help their patient to gain from the medical experience.

For the patient with a health concern, it is designed to help you to get a speedy and effective response from medical services. The world of medical care is, for most people, an impenetrable maze. However, there are some ways into the maze if you know how to set about it.