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Mobasher Butt of Babylon told The Times: 'We do everything from grocery shopping to our banking online yet when it comes to our health, it can still take weeks to see a doctor and often means taking time off work.
'With the NHS making use of this technology, we can put patients in front of a GP within minutes on their phone.'The Royal College of GPs has warned that despite the time-saving benefits the move could lead to a shortage of family doctors by luring them away from practices.
Once patients register, the practice will be able to access their medical records.
Dame Barbara Hakin, formerly a GP and National Director in NHS England, said: 'I know just how difficult times are for GPs these days and how busy they are.
'So it’s particularly satisfying that our own NHS has become the first health service to harness technology to offer round the clock, accessible healthcare to our people.'The service has been trialed in Fulham with nearly 90 per cent of patients giving the service a five star rating so far, the firm states.
Since its rollout, 3,000 people have become members of the new service, with over 10,000 more registering their interest to join as the service rolls out.
Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard, chairwoman of the RCGPs, said: 'Technology can achieve wonderful things when used properly, but we are really worried that schemes like this are creating a twin-track approach to NHS general practice.
It followed a long line of similar measures to plug the ever-growing gap, since the Government two years ago pledged to hire 5,000 new GPs by 2020.To enter, fill in this form and tell us in no more than 400 words - using the box provided - why you think your candidate should win.The closing date is midnight on Friday 1st December 2017. There will be a total of five finalists including the winner.Patients will be able to get a GP appointment within minutes using the new service, which will work 24 hours a day, seven days a week.The technology has been developed for use in private medicine by Babylon.
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A playback feature will also form part of the new scheme, meaning patients can re-watch their entire appointment.