The areas the place greater than 80 per cent of GP appointments are distant

The areas the place greater than 80 per cent of GP appointments are distant


Sufferers underneath the care of Ely North Main Care Community (PCN) – which represents six GP practices inside Cambridgeshire – had been the least more likely to be seen in individual final month.
Some 84.5 per cent of GP consultations carried out by the PCN had been held remotely, the information present.
Higher Well being MCR PCN, which represents three practices throughout Better Manchester, held 83 per cent of its appointments remotely, whereas Rural West PCN, which represents two surgical procedures in Hampshire, held 82.6 per cent of their appointments remotely.
Earlier than Covid, round 80 per cent of appointments had been held in individual, the newest nationwide determine is round 66 per cent.  
Market Harborough and Bosworth PCN – which cares for greater than 28,000 sufferers in Leicestershire – had the bottom proportion of distant appointments final month at simply 0.4 per cent.
Of the 6,170 practices which submitted knowledge, 2,008 are holding extra appointments remotely through phone or video calls than in-person – 32.4 per cent.

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