Now GP Named ‘App of the Week’

Following the announcement of our exciting new mHealth partnership with Thomas Cook, we’re delighted to announce that Now GP has been declared ‘App of the Week’ by The Sunday People:

“This lets you speak to an English-speaking UK-based doctor while you go through a video consultation while you are abroad. It can be used in countries both in and out of the EU. Electronic prescriptions can be made available to collect from any local pharmacy.”sunday people app of week now gp

This fantastic achievement for Now GP and the Now Healthcare Group is complimented by more major national press coverage, with news of our new travel partnership with Thomas Cook also reported by The Telegraph, The i, The Mirror as well as several major travel and digital healthcare publications.

In case you missed the news, we’ve partnered with Thomas Cook to provide people on holiday with free access to the Now GP app. Customers with Thomas Cook travel insurance can connect to a doctor through remote video consultation via our smartphone app for advice, diagnosis and prescriptions when they fall ill whilst on holiday.

You can read the full story here.


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Now GP Opens New Development & Technology Department in Manchester

The Liverpool-born telehealth company has acquired new office space at MediaCityUK’s Digital World Centre.

Now GP, part of Now Healthcare Group, is delighted to announce that its Development & Technology division will be relocating to Manchester’s famous MediaCityUK as part of the company’s continued expansion.

The team will now be occupying prime office space in the Digital World Centre at the heart of MediaCityUK, making the move from Liverpool’s Albert Dock.

The business has enjoyed phenomenal success since the launch of its innovative mobile app in June earlier this year, with this exciting relocation testament to the progress that the company has made as it continues to provide a flexible and accessible solution to healthcare for patients around the United Kingdom.

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Founder of Now Healthcare Group and Now GP, Lee Dentith, made the following statement:

“We’re delighted to be in a position to expand the business at Now GP and we’re thrilled to announce a new office for our development and tech teams in one of the most vibrant, progressive and exciting areas of the North West.

“Although we’re extremely proud of our Liverpool roots, we feel that this move will allow us to make the most of the growing digital opportunities in Manchester and help to further cement Now GP’s status as the number one telehealth organisation in Britain.”

About Now GP

The Now GP mobile application for iOS and Android connects patients with a fully-qualified, MRCGP-certified doctor via remote video call. Patients can choose to speak to a male or female of their choice, at a date and time to suit them for a flexible solution to their primary care issues.

Now GP then dispenses medicines to the patient’s home or office, with next day delivery guaranteed and delivery in 2-4 hours for those in central London.

Now GP is available to members of the general public, with a range of corporate packages also available to businesses looking for an alternative to private medical cover for their employees.

View the Now GP promotional video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rHcdD0YKdbs

Download the app from the App Store and Google Play.