What is it about?
HEALTHCARE FROM ANYWHERE
App Store Description
HEALTHCARE FROM ANYWHERE
babylon is a personalised healthcare service that gives you access to reliable medical advice and appointments with qualified GPs.
It’s the convenient way to access healthcare, monitor your health and speak to an expert online doctor straight from your phone, anywhere in the world, when you’re feeling unwell.
• 24/7 medical advice at hand from anywhere with an internet connection. babylon asks you questions about your circumstances and analyses millions of symptoms in seconds to give you more accurate and personalised online advice to help get the medicine you really need, unlike a Google or WebMD search.
• Text a medical question to a qualified doctor for free expert advice.
• Check your health with our Monitor health tracker. The Monitor integrates with over 150 existing health apps, wearables and Apple's HealthKit. babylon helps you check test results, monitor activity levels and health information so you always know how you’re doing.
• With a babylon subscription, speak to a qualified doctor for expert advice about your health queries and diagnosis of your symptoms as often as you want via video or phone appointments with GMC registered GPs.
• Prescription sent electronically to a pharmacy of your choice for collection within the hour. Your prescription medicine can also be delivered to your home or office - including free delivery in London!
• babylon can also make referrals for specialist appointments and therapies.
• Easy access to doctor notes and recordings of your video appointments.
• An easy and affordable way to seek expert advice and speak to a fully-qualified therapist, from the palm of your hand, wherever you feel the most comfortable.
COMMON MEDICAL CONDITIONS INCLUDE:
• Chest or Upper Respiratory Infection
• Urinary Tract Infection
• Fungal infections
• Sports Injuries
• Travel Medicine
• Digestive Disorders
• Dry Skin – Eczema
• Back Pain
• Colds and Flu
• Thyroid Disorders
• Mental health conditions including: stress, anxiety and depression
• “Great service and well-executed as a doctor app. This is how consulting with a doctor should be - on MY terms.” – Callum FC, UK *****
• “I'm a big fan of the 'Check a symptom' feature. It will significantly reduce the number of people going to the already struggling A&Es. Cherry on top - it's free!” – DrKaran, UK *****
• “Nice symptom checker, quick and easy to use” – chrisnumberone, UK *****
• “A game changer… the world’s simplest virtual health service, right in the palm of your hand.” – The Huffington Post
• “babylon provided peace of mind 10 days quicker than if I’d waited to see my GP.” – The Guardian
• “What if talking to your GP was as easy as ordering a cab on your smartphone?” – BBC News
• “The doctor will see you now… on your smartphone screen.” – The Times
• “Healthcare has been calling out for this kind of innovation.” – Aviva
• “babylon are at the cutting edge of the revolution.” – AXA
• “With speed, convenience and peace of mind … babylon complements the NHS and private healthcare perfectly.” – PHD Media Worldwide
Your data is always safe. We’re regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in the UK. Our doctors are GMC registered and have an average of 10 years GP experience. We are compliant with ISO 27001 Stage 1 to guarantee the highest levels of security for all medical records and personal data.
Just 1 in 100 doctors make it through our tough hiring process, so you'll always get high quality online healthcare and expert medical diagnosis. Make an appointment in seconds, speak to a doctor in minutes.
Download the babylon app today and take control of your health.