Month: May 2018

by Dr Murray Ellender

E-consultations resolve ‘40-60%’ of GP consultations without attendance

In this week’s Pulse, Carolyn Wickware writes: E-consultations are resolving ’40-60%’ of patient ailments without having to schedule a face-to-face GP appointment, NHS England has said. GPs using the online consultation systems have said there is ‘no doubt’ that practices are more efficient after implementing e-consultations. However, GP leaders said the fund should have been…