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Establishment of information systems for NHS services: GP appointments data collection Direction 2018

Directions given by NHS England requiring NHS Digital to establish and operate a system for the collection of information to be known as the GP appointments data collection.



To improve understanding of appointments capacity and utilisation in general practice and inform more effective planning and management of capacity at local and regional levels.

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