'I was trying to help those who are great doctors'

From writing a book to the online booking boom: HotDoc's CEO Dr Ben Hurst

GP appointment booking systems have become big business in recent years.

Dr Ben Hurst.

And the biggest businesses in Australia are currently HealthEngine and HotDoc, both of which were founded by doctors.

Below, CEO of HotDoc Dr Ben Hurst explains how he found inspiration for his venture during a trip to the US and responds to claims that booking systems can fragment