The GP Patient Survey assesses patients’ experience of healthcare services provided by GP surgeries and experience of NHS dental services.
The survey measures aspects of patient experience of GP surgeries including access to and experience of making an appointment, GP surgery waiting times, quality of care received from GPs and nurses, satisfaction with opening hours, use of written care plans and experience of out-of-hours GP services. The survey also captures information about patients’ with long term medical conditions, their experience of local support in managing their condition and their confidence to manage their own health. Data is shown at practice, Clinical Commissioning Group, region and national level.
Official statistics are produced impartially and free from any political influence.