New Patient Registration
If you live within our practice area you are welcome to register with us and our reception staff will be happy to guide you through the procedure. As a guide the area comprises the communities of Willington, Helmington Row, Oakenshaw, Brancepeth, Sunnybrow and Hunwick.
You will need to complete a registration form (GMS1)
and a health questionnaire:-
New Patient Information Summary Care Information 1 Summary Care Information 2 Summary Care Information 3 Carers Leaflet Patient Access Application Form Great North Care Record
New Patient Information Questionnaire for under 16's Child Health 1 Child Health 2 which will provide useful information whilst we wait for your medical records to arrive from your previous doctor. These are available at reception or can be downloaded by clicking on the relevant links above.
Please bring two forms of ID when registering. One in the form of photo ID is preferable where possible.
All new patients over 6 years old are offered a health check with a member of the healthcare team to ensure that any required tests are up to date and that we have an accurate note of any repeat medication you may be taking.
Medical treatment is available from the date of registration. Please contact reception for further information.
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