Corbridge Medical Group

01434 632011

Patient Information

Here you can find out how to register at our practice and read other important information for patients.

You can find out more by clicking on the following links:

Access to medical records

The practice is registered and complies with the Data Protection Act 2018. Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with ... [continue] Access to medical records

Chaperone/Companion

You are welcome to bring someone with you when you see the doctor or nurse. You may wish to give this particular consideration if you think you will require an ... [continue] Chaperone/Companion

Complaints policy

We take complaints very seriously. A copy of our complaints procedure is available in the library section. If you would like to make a complaint regarding the surgery or the ... [continue] Complaints policy

Confidentiality and National Data Opt Out Policy

We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and ... [continue] Confidentiality and National Data Opt Out Policy

Doctor and Nurse Availability

The following table summarises the appointments sessions for our doctors and practice nurses: Name Mon AM Mon PM Tue AM Tue PM Wed AM Wed PM Thu AM Thu PM ... [continue] Doctor and Nurse Availability

GDPR

The GDPR requires practices to process data ‘fairly’ and in a ‘transparent manner’ which is ‘easily accessible and easy to understand’. This means that practices must provide information to patients ... [continue] GDPR

GP Earnings

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (i.e. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at the practice. The average pay for GPs ... [continue] GP Earnings

Health Centre Building Project

We moved into the current health centre on Newcastle Road on 2nd November 2007. Scroll down below to see pictures of the building as it took shape between February 07 ... [continue] Health Centre Building Project

How to register

We have an open list and welcome requests for registration from patients living in or moving to the practice area. We reserve the right to reject registrations from patients who ... [continue] How to register

Library

Our Library has a range of useful forms and documents providing you with more information about the practice. Simply click on the blue title to download the document/leaflet you would ... [continue] Library

Named Accountable GP

All patients have a named accountable GP which is allocated at the point of registration. The named accountable GP is responsible for coordinating care or services required under our NHS ... [continue] Named Accountable GP

Patient rights and responsibilities

We aim to treat our patients courteously at all times and expect our patients to treat our staff in a similarly respectful way. It is your responsibility to keep your ... [continue] Patient rights and responsibilities

Updating your details

If you change name, address or telephone number, please let us know by filling in our Change of Address form, a copy of which is available below. Change of Address ... [continue] Updating your details

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and SHOULD NOT be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Violent or abusive behaviour

We take seriously any threatening, abusive or violent behaviour against any of our staff or patients. If a patient is violent or abusive, they will be warned to stop their ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour