Frustrated patients “gave up” trying to get GP appointments having hit log-jammed switchboards.
Healthwatch Oxfordshire, an organisation that seeks to shape health and social care services by representing the view of the public, also found some people have even been “making up information” in order to get their desired outcome through online portals.
A couple of people did mention that they gave up calling so there are clear risks about sick people who lose hope in trying to get through. There are obvious consequences if you give up trying.
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