Why are patients encouraged to use askmyGP? Meg Longman 10 June 2022 15:31 Updated askmyGP is usually the quickest and most convenient to request help from your GP, and helps the practice to respond more effectively. If you are unable to use the service, you can phone the practice. Related articles Can I use askmyGP to book appointments? Do I have to choose from a 'menu' of problems? Can I order repeat prescriptions from askmyGP? Is there an app? What is askmyGP? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.