What is Do I need to see a doctor?
Do I need to see a doctor? can determine, based on your age, gender and symptoms, whether you need to see a doctor and, if so, when. Easy, safe and fast.
How reliable is the information?
The questions and advice provided by Do I need to see a doctor? are based on current medical standards and protocols. All questions and advice have been carefully compiled by our team of triage specialists. Do I need to see a doctor? is also the first medical app in the Netherlands which has been awarded a so-called CE-mark. A CE-mark indicates that the product conforms with all applicable European (safety) regulations and that the conformity and compliance procedures have been observed.
What is the objective?
Do I need to see a doctor? helps people to take responsibility for their own health. More than 42% of people who visit a doctor don’t actually need to be there. We can reassure some of these people with Do I need to see a doctor? and provide them with reliable advice. This will help to reduce the workload in healthcare and save on costs too. The right care in the right place (RCIRP).
What do we do for GP’s?
After hours clinics and GP practices use Do I need to see a doctor? to reduce their workload. This is done, for example, by offering our digital self-triage on their website, or by making it available in their regional GP app. Patients are encouraged to go through the questions digitally before calling. This saves workload on the phone and offers new opportunities for efficient work-patient flows within primary care.
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