AbstractDISPATCHES - ARE YOU ADDICTED TO YOUR DOCTOR?
Monday July 21, Channel 4, 8-8.30pmDISPATCHES - ARE YOU ADDICTED TO YOUR DOCTOR?
How many times have we been to the GP or A&E for something we could have sorted out ourselves? With the NHS under strain, reporter Tazeen Ahmad (pictured) looks at those who are overusing our health services, from an anxious woman who calls an ambulance 20 times a year, to the mothers who head repeatedly to A&E with minor ailments and illnesses. Is charging for services the answer?