What We Do

Telephone Advice & Guidance

Immediate Advice & Guidance from local physical and mental health specialists.

Photo Advice & Guidance for Teledermatology

Using the Consultant Connect App. 

National Consultant Network

Manage demand for services using our National Network of NHS specialists.

Reduce demand for dermatology referrals in your area. Find out about our Teledermatology solutions.

Staffing Advice & Guidance lines a challenge? Find out about our National Network. 

 

In numbers

 

Used by over 60 CCG/Health Board areas

Used by over 50 Hospitals

£26 million NHS savings to date

Covering more than 19.7 million patients

Used by over 60 CCG/Health Board areas

Used by over 50 Hospitals

£26 million NHS savings to date

Covering more than 19.7 million patients

Case studies

 

 

We work with over 60 CCGs/Health Boards, 50 Hospitals, and 2,900 GP practices. Find out how we help them:

 

 

National Network case study: Cardiology

National Network case study: Cardiology

Dr Mo Sahebjalal, a consultant on the National Consultant Network, answers a Phone Advice & Guidance call, avoiding an unnecessary referral for a 75-year-old patient with a rash.

Doctors on speed dial

Doctors on speed dial

The Guardian uncovers the cutting-edge tech transforming healthcare in this feature created in co-operation with the Royal United Hospitals Bath and NHS Bath and North East Somerset CCG.

GP case study: Teledermatology

GP case study: Teledermatology

Dr Chris Phillips, a GP in Oxfordshire, describes the benefits of using the Consultant Connect App to take clinical photos.

GP case study: Haematology

GP case study: Haematology

Dr Anuradha Giri outlines her experience of using rapid Telephone Advice & Guidance to discuss patient cases with consultants at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

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