Infographic: How DNAs affect general practice

More than 60,000 GP appointments are wasted every day because patients fail to show up, exclusive analysis by GPonline revealed this week. Find out the key facts about appointments lost because patients 'did not attend' (DNA) in our infographic below.

Consultation: Huge numbers of patients fail to turn up for GP appointments (Photo: UNP/Robert Johns)
Consultation: Huge numbers of patients fail to turn up for GP appointments (Photo: UNP/Robert Johns)

At a time when GPs are already struggling to cope with rising demand and falling resources, tackling DNAs could be a crucial help to the profession. Here we look at how big an issue it is.

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