Well done to SSP Health's Dr Majed Hussain and the team at our practice here at Marsh Green, whose forward-thinking approach is helping to reduce opioid dependence in our community.
Thanks to the GP's proactive approach, the number of prescriptions given out for these drugs has been cut by a third in the year since SSP Health took over the running of the practice.
See the news story here: https://www.wigantoday.net/news/wigan-gp-surgery-drastically-cuts-opioid-prescriptions-to-tackle-hidden-crisis-1-10033687?fbclid=IwAR0YDfPIBgxHAemu6Pcl84MZz6GOT-3ta16SCleEuA2cpHlPV1V6Dfbqqms