Booking and changing appointments online
If you are registered with a GP surgery, you can use their online services to book, check or cancel appointments with a GP, nurse, or other healthcare professional.
How do you make a doctor’s appointment?
How to Schedule a Doctor’s Appointment in the US
- Know what plan you have. It might sound basic, but the very first step is to know what plan you have.
- Verify your coverage.
- Find a doctor.
- Schedule your appointment.
- Attend your appointment.
- File a claim.
Can you make doctor’s appointment for someone else?
Can I make an appointment for someone else? In practice, friends and family do make appointments for other people. But the patient should always be aware that an appointment has been made and, ideally, confirm with the doctors’ surgery they are happy for that appointment to go ahead.
How do I find a doctor that takes my insurance?
Call your insurance company or state Medicaid and CHIP program. Look at their website or check your member handbook to find doctors in your network who take your health coverage. Ask your friends or family if they have doctors they like and use this tool to compare doctors and other health care providers in your area.
How much does a doctors appointment cost?
An initial consultation with a doctor will cost in the range of $100 – $200. Visits to specialty care providers (specialists) are typically more expensive depending on their specialty and the nature of your visit. Specialists will charge $250 or more for a consultation.