How to Register
Who can register?
Anyone who is living permanently within our Practice Boundary.
Our practice covers:
- Barton Seagrave
- Thorpe Malsor
What identification documents do I need to register?
1. Proof of identity (passport, driving licence, birth certificate etc.)
2. Proof of address (utility bill, official letter confirming address)
3. Record of vaccinations for children under 5 years old
How do I register?
Complete a purple GMS1 form for each person registering.
For each adult registering please complete a Health Questionnaire and an Alcohol Consumption Questionnaire (the latter is not applicable if you do not drink at all). Please provide a photo ID and a proof of address.
For each child under 5 please complete Child Questionnaire. Please provide a birth certificate.
Return to reception with all documents and completed forms between 10:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday or 09:00 – 10:30 am on a Saturday.
You will be allocated a named GP but can see any doctor in the practice. If you wish to know who your named GP is, please check with reception after you have been registered.
All new patients can have a registration health check, the receptionist will make an appointment for you after registration. It will be undertaken by a member of the Practice Nurse Team and will include a check of your blood pressure, weight, height and urine. You will be asked to provide relevant information about your health background.
Please note we cannot offer you an appointment with a doctor or nurse until you are registered.
Please read through our Patient Information Booklet for further information
If you need additional help with any aspect of the registration process, please do not hesitate to ask one of our reception team.
Medical cards are no longer issued by the Health Authority.
If you wish to opt out of Summary Care Record (SCR), please request an opt-out form from reception. You can find more information about SCR on our website: http://www.eskdaillmedical.co.uk/medicalrecords.html
We will only register patients who are entitled to NHS care and who are currently resident within our practice area (please see Practice Boundary details in General Information). Further details may be obtained from our reception team.
We will not register children under 16 without a parent/legal guardian.
Do let us know if you are a military veteran. You may benefit from priority treatment.