Coniston Medical Practice

0117 969 2508

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 links.

Access to medical records

The practice is registered and complies with the Data Protection Act 1998. Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with ... [continue] Access to medical records

Advice on immunisations

It is very important that all children and babies are fully immunised. Illnesses such as diphtheria, tetanus and polio are, thankfully, rare now because of recent immunisation policies. Whooping cough ... [continue] Advice on immunisations

Carers

Do you look after someone who depends on you because of an illness or disability? If you provide help and support to a partner, relative, child, friend or neighbour who ... [continue] Carers

Complaints and compliments

We take complaints very seriously. We always try to provide the best services possible, but there may be times when you feel this has not happened. We have a separate ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

How to register

The Practice has an open list and welcomes requests for registration from patients living in or moving to the practice area. The receptionists will be happy to explain the registration ... [continue] How to register

Patient confidentiality

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] Patient confidentiality

Practice boundary

Please use the map below to see if you live within our boundary. 

Social prescribing

What is Social Prescribing? Social prescribing is a national NHS England programme, and is a way for local agencies to refer people to a link worker. Link workers give people ... [continue] Social prescribing

Updating your details

If you change your name, address or telephone number, please let us know as soon as possible you can advise us by calling into reception, by telephone after 11.00am or ... [continue] Updating your details

Violent or abusive behaviour

We strongly support the NHS policy on zero tolerance. Anyone attending the surgery, that abuses the GPs, Staff or other patients be it verbally, physically or in any threatening manner ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

You and your medicines

Here we outline important advice on taking medications, how to prevent waste and why it’s important to tell your GP if you stop taking your medicines as prescribed. Stop Medicines ... [continue] You and your medicines