New Patient Registration
Sandy Lane Surgery extends a warm welcome to new patients who live within our practice area. You can see if you fall within our area by entering your postcode in the catchment area tool below.
To register you will need to complete and return a registration form. You can obtain one of these from reception or you may print off a registration form from both these links GMS1 and Registration Form both forms need to filled in please.
We ask all new patients joining the practice to complete a health questionnaire and make an appointment for a new patient registration check with one of our Health Care Assistants. It may take several months for your full medical record to reach us and attending this check makes sure that we know important information about you e.g repeat medication, allergies, immunisation status and current medical problems.
We need to know if you have any communication/information needs due to a disability, impairment or sensory Loss. If you do please download this form COMMUNICATION REQUEST FORM and bring it with you when you register.
Medical treatment is available from the date of registration. Simply call in for a registration form or contact reception for further information.
Please make sure we have your mobile telephone numbers and email address as we now send out appointment confirmations, reminders and blood results using these methods. If you do not wish to receive TXTs you must OPT OUT please let reception know.
If you have a home computer tablet or smart phone please also bring your passport or driving licence and a utility bill with you, you can then register for Patient Access Level 1, our on-line service click here for more information . This allows you to order repeat prescriptions, book and cancel appointments and view your medical records on-line.
To read more about how your records are transferred between surgeries click here