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General Practitioners: Internet

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 261165, tabled on 6 June 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what proportion of people are able to book GP appointments through the NHS app.

Answered on

11 June 2019

We are in the process of connecting each of the 7,245 general practitioner (GP) practices with the NHS App and the ability to book GP appointments is a functionality that must be enabled locally in each practice.

77% of the GP registered population can now download the app.

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