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NAMED GP

All patients are now allocated a NAMED GP.  

They are responsible for your overall care at the practice.

Your are still able to see any GP you wish in the surgery.

IF YOU WISH TO KNOW WHO YOUR NAMED GP IS, PLEASE ASK AT RECEPTION.

If you wish to change your allocated Named GP, you may write to the practice and we will try and accommodate your request.

Carers - for your local carers organisation - contact Herefordshire Carers Support

Tel - 01432 356 068

http://www.herefordshirecarerssupport.org/

 

YOU CAN NOW REGISTER FOR OUR NEW REPEAT ORDERING SYSTEM AND BOOKING APPOINTMENTS ONLINE - PLEASE REGISTER AT THE SURGERY BY BRINGING PHOTO IDENTIFICATION

 

 

Summary Care Record

SUMMARY CARE RECORDS

There is a new Central NHS Computer System called the Summary Care Record (SCR). It is an electronic record which contains information about the medicines you take, allergies you suffer from and any bad reactions to medicines you have had.

Why do I need a Summary Care Record?

Storing information in one place makes it easier for healthcare staff to treat you in an emergency, or when your GP practice is closed.

This information could make a difference to how a doctor decides to care for you, for example which medicines they choose to prescribe for you.

Who can see it?

Only healthcare staff involved in your care can see your Summary Care Record. 

How do I know if I have one?

Over half of the population of England now have a Summary Care Record. You can find out whether Summary Care Records have come to your area by looking at our interactive map or by asking your GP

Do I have to have one?

No, it is not compulsory. If you choose to opt out of the scheme, then you will need to complete a form and bring it along to the surgery. You can use the form at the foot of this page.

More Information

For further information visit the NHS Care records website or the HSCIC Website

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