Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Role & Impact of GP Intervention in Child Welfare Protection – available in our library…

A recommendation has been to circulate information on the role of social work in child protection and advice on making a referral. Please find below a short summary of the role of social work in child protection and a copy of the current shared referral form used by agencies to make a referral about any child protection or welfare concerns they may have:


Updated information for GPs on the GGC Virology website…

You may find the following website helpful regarding services available from the West of Scotland Specialist Virology Centre:

In particular, there is a General practice subpage with a user manual with full details on CT/GC testing including illustrations and a GP information poster regarding specimens and containers.

If any GP has other suggestions as to what they would like on the website then please contact Dr Wilson-Davies.