New Patient Registration
The doctors welcome new patients who live within our practice area.If you live in our practice area and would like to register with us, please complete one of our registration forms that are available from reception. When you register you will be given a form to complete to advise us of your ethnicity status.
In addition you will be given a Health questionnaire to complete if you are 16 or over and will be asked to attend for a new patient registration check with our practice nurse. Completing the questionnaire and bringing it with you to the appointment is very important as it will assist our nurse during the consultation as well as providing important information about your health status.
Following guidance from the NHS Counter Fraud Service (which has been approved by the Department of Health) all new patients whether registering permanently of temporarily will now be asked to provide identification upon registering.
A combination of the following can be accepted as identification but it is preferable that one item of photo ID is seen along with one document containing your address.
birth or marriage certificate, medical card, driving licence, passport, local authority rent card, paid utility bills, bank/building societycards/statements, national Insurance number card, payslip, letter from Benefits Agency/benefit book/signing on card, papers from the Home Office or a P45.
Guide to GP Services
The Royal College of General Practitioners has produced a useful guide for patients about the services on offer at GP Surgeries and how to access them. You can download the guide below.
A Patient Guide to GP Services