Cookie policy notice

By continuing to use this site you agree to our cookies policy below:
Since 26 May 2011, the law now states that cookies on websites can ony be used with your specific consent. Cookies allow us to ensure that you enjoy the best browsing experience.

This site is intended for health professionals only

At the heart of general practice since 1960

emergency admissions  PPL

Patients to be able to track availability of NHS services in new appSubscription

14 Dec 2017 By Valeria Fiore

Patients can download a new free app which informs them if their local NHS services are experiencing delays.

for online use

NHS told to set March deadline for GP clean-up of lost correspondence blunderSubscription

29 Nov 2017 By

GP practices should be given a deadline of March 2018 to review patient correspondence lost by NHS Shared Business Services (SBS), MPs have said.

it summary care record computer 580x271px

NHS 111 apps send 20% fewer patients to GP than telephone serviceSubscription

23 Nov 2017 By

Exclusive The number of patients referred to primary care by the NHS 111 online pilots is nearly 20% lower than the telephone service, according to an NHS England official.

All Telehealth news

Computer Patient Access 330x330

Is GP record sharing safe?Subscription

11 May 2017

With immigration centres and police stations gaining access to patient records, Alex Matthews-King looks at the implications for GPs

capita logo 3x2

Revealed: full scale of Capita’s support service shortfallSubscription

30 Aug 2016

Practices are facing delays as patient records and supplies go missing and payments are made late

All Telehealth comment