RTFB Publishing's 'What should I do?' self-care programmes are a highly successful and proven method of educating the public about appropriate self-care.
Independent research shows that 'What should I do?' self-care publications are retained and reused by up to 90% of the public who receive them for a long-term healthcare reference.
Working closely with PCTs, health authorities, health boards, health promotion departments and GP surgeries around the UK, 'What should I do?' products:
- Promote a better understanding of how to self-treat self-limiting minor illness.
- Encourage better, more informed decision-making about when to seek advice from healthcare professionals.
- Help to reduce inappropriate use of the family doctor, A&E and minor injuries services.