Near Me hospital appointments now replace face to face with consultants and specialists for outpatients

Published: Tuesday 24 Mar 2020

NHS Near Me Hospital appointments take place at your home and you will now see your consultant or other specialist by via link.

Phone and Near Me video consulting

All GP practices and hospitals in Scotland have been asked to increase their use of remote consultations by phone or video. This will mean most people can receive the NHS care and advice they need from their own home to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Phone will be the first choice, with a step up to:

  • Near Me video consulting where it offers additional clinical benefit
  • For GP appointments and to have a virtual appointment in your home with your GP, click here  to select your GP practice.


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