Viral Hepatitis Mentoring Program
Viral Hepatitis Mentoring Program This program has been developed in response to feedback from GPs and specialists linked with the Viral Hepatitis Community Prescriber Programs.
What is it? A professional relationship in which an experienced viral hepatitis clinician and a GP working with patients with viral hepatitis share knowledge, answer questions and offer clinical advice and support.
Why do it? Strengthen collaboration between tertiary and primary care Enhance and support patient-centered continuity of care Further develop skills in communication, giving feedback and sharing best practice Pass on personal knowledge, insight and experience Stay in touch with emerging issues in viral hepatitis Gain access to one-on-one support Be involved in the development of a community of practice based on mutual support and respect Make use of a framework for discussing complex cases