Log In
Friday 25th May 2018

Practices' 0845 number now free

12th January 2009

BT will stop charging patients a fee to call 0845 telephone lines for GP practices from Friday, 16 January.

Over 1,000 practices are connected to the 0845 numbers, which can charge patients up to 5.8p per minute. Ceri Stanaway, a researcher at consumer group Which?, said the fees will still be charged to people who call from non-BT networks or particular BT packages.


Share this page


There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!

Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

Mayden - Innovative cloud-based applications for healthcare
© Mayden Foundation 2018