Benefits in Place

Oxfordshire

A county-wide digital connector and referral system for Health Professionals, foodbanks, pharmacies, social prescribers and other place based organisations

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Integrated advice saves a GP time and improves patient health and wellbeing

Research conducted with 1,000 GPs showed the most common non-clinical issues presenting in GP appointments are:

  • Relationship breakdown,

  • Work-related issues,

  • Welfare benefits,

  • Housing problems,

  • Debt problems and

  • Social isolation.


Integrated advice delivers positive benefits to both GPs and patients.

What the research tells us


Advice is a key part of a patient's journey because solving practical problems improves people’s health.


National research conducted by Citizens Advice found that practical advice improves people’s health and reduces the burden on local health services.


Practical problems experienced by patients place a significant burden on GP time.






















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