Choose and Book is a national electronic referral service which gives patients a choice of place, date and time for their first outpatient appointment in a hospital or clinic. http://www.chooseandbook.nhs.uk/
If you have been referred to a specialist by your GP and you have an appointment reference number and a password you can book, change or cancel your appointment online or by phone. The Appointment Line (TAL) is on0345 60 88888. This is open every day except Christmas day.
Find out what Choose and Book is, why it's important, and how you can use it. http://www.chooseandbook.nhs.uk/patients
If you want to, you can choose where you go for your first consultation by comparing the hospitals you have been shortlisted at. http://www.chooseandbook.nhs.uk/patients/choosing-your
There is an area of the website aimed at NHS organisations implementing and using Choose and Book. To support the NHS in using the system, a range of guides, tools and training materials are available to download at.http://www.chooseandbook.nhs.uk/staff