Thousands of pounds lost from missed appointments

A MEDICAL centre says that more than £2,000 has been wasted due to missed appointments last month.

Friday, 1st June 2018, 9:49 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th June 2018, 2:36 pm

Gosport Medical Centre posted on social media that 64 booked GP and nurse appointments were missed last month.

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According to the centre this equates to 10.5 hours wasted, at a cost of £2,048 to the NHS.

Doctors have urged patients to cancel any unneeded appointments.