Health Inequalities Q&A

Suggestions by the RCGP`s Health Inequalities Group on actions we can take as GPs in order to promote health equity and reduce some of the impact of health inequalities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

Interview with Professor Sir Michael Marmot

Dr Carey Lunan discusses health inequalities in the COVID-landscape with Professor Sir Michael Marmot.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

Resources

This RCGP eLearning course explores health inequalities; what they are and why they matter to patients, communities and practitioners.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

This RCGP eLearning course is designed to help you to understand what inclusion health is, the factors that cause exclusion, and the practical actions that you and your practice can take to improve care for these patients.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

This RCGP eLearning course focuses on allyship and bystander intervention in racism and racial discrimination.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

Suggestions by the RCGP`s Health Inequalities Group on actions we can take as GPs in order to promote health equity and reduce some of the impact of health inequalities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

Dr Carey Lunan discusses health inequalities in the COVID-landscape with Professor Sir Michael Marmot.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

Information about health equity and caring for socially vulnerable patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

The webinar focused on recent research and analysis from leading primary care researchers, in the form of short presentations.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

Dr James Matheson talks to Christiana Melam, CEO of the National Association of Link Workers about how those in primary care can best work with Social Prescribing Link Workers.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

  • Clinical Hot Topics: Addressing health inequalities in primary care

Part 1

Part 2

This is a recording of the first in a 2-part series of one-day conferences addressing clinical issues arising from health inequalities and demonstrating how GPs can positively influence health inequalities as practitioners and community leaders.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

This RCGP eLearning course provides an overview of the current state of LGBTQ+ health in the UK. It explores the health and social inequalities that LGBTQ+ experience and begins to think how these may be improved.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

This RCGP eLearning module looks at the initial steps to be taken to create a more inclusive primary care environment for LGBT patients.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

An article by Dr Andrea Williamson, GP in Glasgow, founding member of the Deep End group and co-Chair of the RCGP Health Inequalities Standing Group.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

This article on BJGP LIfe is specifically in relation to COVID, recovery, and the role of general practice. It was co-authored by Gemma Ashworth, David Blane, James Matheson and Carey, on behalf of the RCGP Health Inequalities Steering Group.

Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

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Last reviewed: 15/04/2024

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Last modified: Tuesday, 16 April 2024, 1:59 PM