According to data from the National Health Fund, in the first six months of this year 457 thousand people from all over Poland did not cancel their appointments with specialists. The largest number (more than 45 percent) of missed appointments, more than 207 thousand, is for orthopedics and traumatology of the musculoskeletal system. 140 thousand from cardiology, nearly 59 th...
Nearly half a million missed appointments. NHF appeals not to block appointments
More than 457,000 people missed appointments with specialists in endocrinology, cardiology, oncology and orthopedics in the first six months of 2023 alone. The National Health Service is calling for cancellations of appointments that patients know they will not attend.