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  • Primary Care Services (Health and Beyond) Additional Appointments Available

    Appointments are now available on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays for patients of practices within Primary Care Services (Health and Beyond).

    Appointments will be delivered from Bilston Urban Village between 8am and 12pm. 

    Appointments will be available on a first-come first-serve basis to be booked in prior to the day through your normal GP practice.

    If you need to book an urgent appointment please call 111 who will redirect your call.    

    Primary Care Services (Health and Beyond) have also Improved Access during the week with weekday appointments available from 5pm – 8pm. For further information please contact your practice team.

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Summary Care Record

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

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