Patient Rights & Responsibilities

As a patient you are entiltled to the best possible healthcare. Have access to emergency care and receive appropriate drugs and medicines. Be referred for specialist or second opinion if the GP feels this is appropriate.

We will keep your medical records safe and confidentiality will be respected at all times. You are able to to have access to your medical records subject to Data Protection legislation.

We will treat patients with courtesy and respect and in turn expect the same from patients. We also ask you to attend appointments which you have booked with us and be prompt for all appointments. If you are unable to attend please let us know with as much notice so we can use the appointment for another patient. Also please let us know if your circumstances change e.g your address and contact number so we can maintain accurate records at all times. Your co-operation is appreciated.