Doctor’s appointments now just a click away

A total 30,000 medical professionals in France have signed up to the Doctolib online appointments system

A trio of 30-something Frenchmen have come up with a way to end the difficulty of trying to make a doctor’s appointment – and cut missed appointments by 75%

With online booking service Doctolib (www.doctolib.fr), gone are the days of hitting redial on your phone in the hope that, next time, the doctor’s surgery line will not be engaged, or being told there is no appointment possible for several days.

Patients can register for free and, if their doctor’s surgery, local hospital, optician or other health professional has also signed-up at a cost of €109 per month, they can book a convenient appointment 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Medical professionals can still be contacted for appointments by ...

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