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Creating a new NHS England: Health Education England, NHS Digital and NHS England have merged. More about the merger.
The NHS App is now available to all citizens in England aged 13 or over and registered with an NHS GP practice. It is part of a range of digital tools that citizens can choose from to access GP services online.