Candidate Instructions 🧒

You are the FY1 working in GP.

Jennifer Davis is a patient you know well. She's a 22 year old lady who has seen you recently regarding mild anxiety due to remote working, therefore you do NOT need to take a medical history.

She has come in today as she wants to be started on the combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP), but has a lot of questions about what it involves.

Please speak to her about the COCP, explain how it is taken and answer any questions that she might have.

Suggested time: 10 minutes


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