Getting the best from the fit note

This report discusses the gaps in the evidence-base on the General Practitioners' (GP) 'fit note' and describes the investigation into the key features of successful fit note use in order to optimise its effectiveness from the perspective of all three stakeholders: GP, employer and employee.

Fit note - research thumbnail

The study was undertaken by the University of Nottingham.

Getting the best from the fit note - full research report (PDF, 1.50 MB)
Getting the best from the fit note - summary report (PDF, 1.33 MB)