Cranfleet Way, Long Eaton, Nottingham, NG10 3RJ| Tel: 0115 9462690

Patient Charter

We aim to provide the best possible service to our patients and hope you will feel that we achieve that aim. The care of your health is a partnership between yourself and the primary health care team. The success of that partnership depends on an understanding of each other’s needs and co-operation between us.

Our Promise to you

  • You will be greeted courteously
  • You have a right to confidentially
  • You have the right to see your medical records subject to the limitations of the law.
  • You will be seen the same day if your problem is urgent.
  • You will be referred to a consultant when your GP thinks it necessary
  • You will be given the result of any test or investigation on request
  • Your repeat prescription will be ready for collection within 48 hours of your request
  • Your suggestions and comments about the services offered will be considered sympathetically and any complaint dealt with quickly.

How you can help us

  • Please treat all medical centre staff with courtesy.
  • Do not ask for information about anyone other than yourself
  • Tell us of any change of name or address, so that our records are accurate
  • Only request an urgent appointment if appropriate. Home visits should only be requested if you are too ill to attend the medical centre.
  • Please cancel your appointment if you are unable to attend
  • Please be punctual, but be prepared to wait if your own consultation is delayed by an unexpected emergency
  • Use the tear-off slip to request your repeat prescription whenever possible. Please attend for review, when asked, before your next prescription is due
  • Do let us know whenever you feel we have not met our responsibility to you>
  • We would, of course, be pleased to hear when you feel praise is due as well
  • We will not tolerate violent or abusive behaviour to any member of staff within our practice and such behaviour will result in you being removed from the practice list immediately.