Working with your GP

Why do we need a GP?
Building a relationship with your general practitioner is important at all ages, but increasingly valuable as you grow older. Haemophilia Social Worker Alex Coombs explains how a GP can help you over your lifetime, both with general health issues and support services and the documents you will require for them. Alex also looks at ways to select a GP to suit your needs, who will co-ordinate your care in collaboration with your Haemophilia Treatment Centre.
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Date last reviewed: 2 March 2023

Important Note: This information was developed by Haemophilia Foundation Australia for education and information purposes only and does not replace advice from a treating health professional. Always see your health care provider for assessment and advice about your individual health before taking action or relying on published information. This information may be printed or photocopied for educational purposes.

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