Bromley NHS will "no longer support the routine prescribing of health supplements and self-care medications for short term minor illnesses and injuries that will get better over time". On their website (details below) they go on to say that they “want to help people lead longer, healthier and happier lives”.
The proposals are designed to:
- To promote self-care of minor conditions
- To free up doctors' and nurses' time for those most in need
- To get the best value from the funding we have available
The council would like your views, please take a look at the proposals in full here and take the short survey.