The NHS App

What the NHS App does

Use the NHS App to:

  • get advice about coronavirus – get information about coronavirus and find out what to do if you think you have it
  • order repeat prescriptions – see your available medicines, request a new repeat prescription and choose a pharmacy for your prescriptions to be sent to
  • book appointments – search for, book and cancel appointments at your GP surgery, and see details of your upcoming and past appointments
  • check your symptoms – search trusted NHS information and advice on hundreds of conditions and treatments, and get instant advice or medical help near you
  • view your medical record – securely access your GP medical record, to see information like your allergies and your current and past medicines
  • register your organ donation decision – choose to donate some or all of your organs and check your registered decision
  • find out how the NHS uses your data – choose if data from your health records is shared for research and planning

Get the NHS App

The NHS App is free to download from the App Store and Google Play.


Download the NHS App on the App Store (Apple) Download the NHS App on Google Play (Android)

Who the NHS App is for

To use the NHS App, you must be:

  • registered with a GP surgery in England
  • aged 13 and over

If you’re aged 13 to 15, you’ll need to contact your GP surgery first and request access to GP online services before you can use the app.

Get help with the app

If you have any issues using or downloading the app, check the NHS App help and support page.