Guidance

Health and Wellbeing
| Registrations

The GMS Regulations will be amended to allow for armed forces personnel within a specified cohort to be registered with a GP practice for longer than three months and up to a maximum of two years.

Registrations
Refugees and Asylum Seekers
Last Reviewed Date
13/12/2023

Information about refugees and asylum seekers registering at your practice.

Registrations
| Support
Patient Registration
Last Reviewed Date
11/12/2023

This guidance clarifies the rights of patients and the responsibilities of providers in registering with a GP practice.

Registrations

Deciding to remove a patient from a practice list is normally the action of last resort for most General Practitioners and these cases need to be handled very carefully.

Registrations
Ghost Patients
Last Reviewed Date
08/12/2023

There are a number of reasons why the NHS tries to contact patients.  Communications include various screening and recall programmes. In cases where a patient is not known at the current address mail is returned undelivered via the Dead Letter office of the Royal Mail.

Overseas Visitors
| Registrations
FAQs on Treating Overseas Patients
Last Reviewed Date
08/12/2023

Can I treat a patient who lives overseas or is not a british citizen and is visiting our country?

Overseas Visitors
| Registrations
Temporary Residents
Last Reviewed Date
08/12/2023

Temporary Residents and UK Residents on Holiday.