Why can’t I just book an appointment to see my GP?

Why can’t I just book an appointment to see my GP? This and its related question, “Why can’t I see a GP”, are clearly at the forefront of all of our minds at present and are often in the Press. We’d like to help address these valid questions by sharing some information and insights into

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Referral to Hospital by your GP

If you have been referred to a specialist and would like more information, in the first instance please contact the service provider directly.

University Hospitals Dorset have a live dashboard containing the wait times for each department, to see this please visit: University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust – My Planned Care NHS

Patient information leaflet:

Cancer – Your rights to a 2 week Referral

Please see the below information on ‘Your Rights to a 2 Week Referral’.