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Advice and Guidance is one way that GPs and other healthcare professionals in primary care can communicate directly with rheumatology consultants and other members of the rheumatology multidisciplinary team.

While effective communication between primary and secondary care has always been essential for good patient care, it's even more important at present given the challenges we face due to COVID-19.

Read the guidance

This guidance was written by our Clinical Affairs Committee, as part of a series of service guidance, including guidance on remote consultations, triage and advice lines.