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General Practitioners

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 903669, tabled on 19 October 2021

What steps he is taking to increase the number of in-person GP appointments.

Answered on

19 October 2021

On 14 October we published a comprehensive new plan to support general practitioners (GPs) and to make it easier for patients to see or speak to GPs and their teams.

Our plan is supported by a new £250 million Winter Access Fund to assist patients with urgent care needs to be seen by their practitioner on the same day, taking account of their preferences.

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