Free patient transport service eases social isolation for over 75s
Julie Penfold Freelance journalist
An innovative project in North Yorkshire is helping vulnerable patients
Reeth Medical Centre covers the area of Swaledale and Arkengarthdale in North Yorkshire and has a patient population of 1,600. Around 10% of the practice’s patients are over 75, and there is a higher than national average prevalence of chronic disease.
Primary Health Care. 27, 8,8-9. doi: 10.7748/phc.27.8.8.s8