This ethical hub topic shows how our ethical guidance can be applied in this area of care and signposts to relevant resources. It does not set new professional standards and is not intended to replace the formal guidance.

Remote consultations

Remote consultations (over the phone, via video link or online) have increased. So when is it safe to prescribe without meeting a patient face to face?

For the latest guidance on remote consultations in a pandemic see our COVID-19 FAQs.


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