Patients who are visiting and staying in the Practice area may be seen at the Practice as Temporary Residents. Anyone requiring to be seen by a doctor should attend the Practice and complete the necessary forms to allow the reception staff to temporarily register you on the Practice computer system.
Once your details have been recorded you will be able to see a doctor for a consultation. This will generaly mean that you will have to wait until the next available surgery session before being seen.
Visitors from Overseas will be asked to provide proof of identity in the form of a passport. If you are exempt from NHS charges you will be required to provide the appropriate evidence eg. An EHIC Card, Visa documentation, employer letter etc.
If you are not sure whether you are eligible for treatment on the NHS please contact the Surgery and the staff will advise you.
Anyone not eligible for treatment on the NHS can be seen as a private patient and pay for a consultation and prescription charges.