Coroner’s Inquest Advice for GPs
Most GPs will be called upon to write a Coroner’s report during their career, and some will be called to attend the Coroner’s Court as a witness.
Even the most experienced GPs find the call to attend an inquest daunting. It can be difficult to know what to do, where to get help and how to behave. It can also be difficult to know how to support a colleague going through this process.
This guide and flowchart has been designed to help you understand the process and signpost you to sources of help. See attachments.