A full-time, specialist role, the Community Links Practitioner (CLP) has joined existing primary care teams.
Phil Donnelly works within the primary care team, working with individuals who access Midlock Medical Centre on a one-to-one basis to help identify and address issues that negatively impact wellbeing. As appropriate for general practice, there are no exclusion criteria or limit of contacts between patients and practitioners. CLPs work with anybody, of any age, experiencing any issue.
- Strengthening connections
- Reducing social isolation and loneliness
- Mitigating the impact of social and economic inequalities on health