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Job title: Community Links Practitioner

Department: In the Community


Twitter: @germakeslinks ‏

A full-time, specialist role, the Community Links Practitioner (CLP) has joined existing primary care teams.

Gerry works within the primary care team at Peat Road Medical Centre, Pollok Health Centre. He works with individuals from practice list populations on a one-to-one basis to help identify and address issues that negatively impact their health. As appropriate for general practice, there are no exclusion criteria or limit of contacts between patients and practitioners. Gerry work with anybody, of any age, who may be experiencing any issue.

Special Interests
• Co-production
• Asset based community development
• Improving health and wellbeing of individuals and communities
• Developing innovative ways to communicate with patients in primary care

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