Online services allow you to access your GP medical record, view test results, order repeat prescriptions and book appointments all in one place without having to contact your GP surgery.
Online services also allow you to set up a proxy account for people that you care for.
For instructions on getting started with online services, please visit NHS website here.
You can set up online services at home, however to receive full access you need to complete a form to prove your identity.
If you need to prove your identity to access your own medical records, you need to complete the ‘Application for Online Access to GP Services’ form below:
If you are trying to gain full access to another person’s record, both you and the patient need to complete the ‘Consent to proxy access to GP online services’ form below:
You can use the NHS App to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more.
What the NHS App does
- get advice about coronavirus – get information about coronavirus and find out what to do if you think you have it.
- order repeat prescriptions – see your available medicines, request a new repeat prescription and choose a pharmacy for your prescriptions to be sent to.
- book appointments – search for, book and cancel appointments at your GP surgery, and see details of your upcoming and past appointments.
- check your symptoms – search trusted NHS information and advice on hundreds of conditions and treatments, and get instant advice or medical help near you.
- register your organ donation decision – choose to donate some or all of your organs and check your registered decision.
- find out how the NHS uses your data – choose if data from your health records is shared for research and planning.
- view parts of your GP record – including information about medication, allergies, vaccinations, previous illnesses and test results.
If you’re a patient at our practice you can use the new NHS App, a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet.
You can still contact the practice by phone or in person, this is just another option, which other patients have found is more convenient and saves them time. More information including “how to” leaflets and videos of patients and why they are using GP online services are available at www.nhs.uk/gponlineservices