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Babylon GP appointment app raises fears of patients 'gaming' system


The problem is always going to be the numbers of doctors who are actually available to do the work. The more different ways you create to access these doctors (apps, telephone calls, Urgent Care Centres, GPs in casualty, triage etc) which involves doctors the less time they will have to see patients and sort them out properly. I am surprised they needed "a pilot" to find out something that was blindingly obvious to anyone with a brain. We need to invest in our existing workforce and pamper them so that they feel valued again. I am off next year.

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22 Nov 2017

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