We are looking for people of all ages to take part in an in home interview for 1 hour about medical devices.
Tuesday 5th April
TBA – Availability between 10am – 9pm
Please answer the questions below.
Highest level of education achieved?
Occupation of chief income earner in the household?
Do you currently have any long standing illnesses, impairments or medical conditions? I.e. something that you consider to be a disability or have specific needs
Which of the following best describes the nature of your long standing illness/specific needs?
Progressive i.e. Cancer, MS, HIV, Parkinsons, Muscular Dystrophy
None of the above
Thinking about prescriptions, which of the following do you use/get regularly?
Acute medical prescription from a GP (one off prescription for medication that you only need once)
Repeat prescription from the GP
Prescription for controlled drugs (continual medication the doctor prescribes but the GP has to see the patient before each new prescription is issued)
Medical appliance that you get from a dispensing appliance contractor (these contractors supply various appliances such as stoma products, incontinence products, etc
How do you generally collect your prescriptions?
I collect from a pharmacy
A carer collects my prescriptions on my behalf
A family member collects on my behalf
As I live rurally I collect my medications from the doctor’s surgery
I need medical appliances so I get these from a dispensing appliance contractor
My pharmacy delivers my delivers to me
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.