Posts Tagged ‘Choose and Book’

Choose & Book: Uninformed and unnecessary choice is no choice at all

So, our masters are disappointed that only 40% of patients are being given a choice of provider when they need care. This obsession with choice is really b...

Choose and Book chaos as appointments cancelled

Overzealous hospital managers are routinely delaying or blocking Choose and Book referrals for administrative reasons, leaving GPs to deal with angry patie...

Named consultants through Choose & Book delayed

The Department of Health has missed its deadline for giving GPs the ability to refer patients to a named consultant through Choose and Book, with the delay...

Patients ignore hospitals’ quality measures

Patients aren’t using quality measures when choosing a hospital to be treated at, research reveals. The survey of over 2,000 patients, by the Kings Fun...