NB Unfortunately we have been advised by Cannock Chase CCG that we will only be able to accept patients that reside within the practice catchment area as detailed above.
When joining the practice all new patients need to sign and hand into reception their completed registration forms. You must complete both the GMS1 form and the New Patient Health Check Form for them to click on.
Essington Practice Leaflet
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New Patient Registrations
When joining the practice all new patients need to sign and hand into reception their completed registration forms. Please Click Here to download the registration form.
All new patients over the age of 5 years must have an appointment for a health screening check on joining the practice with the Health Care Assistant.
An appointment system is in operation at the surgery. You can make pre-bookable appointments in advance. If you require an urgent appointment for that day please call at 8am. The telephones are manned from 8.00am – 6.30pm Monday to Friday.
Our Premises have suitable access for disabled persons
A Named GP’ for all patients
Every patient in our practice has a ‘Named GP’ who will be accountable for their care. This GP will periodically review your care in which you receive.
Your ‘Named GP’ is who you are registered under. If you are unsure as to whom this is please ask at reception.
Having a ‘Named GP’ is does NOT stop you from seeing the doctor of your choice at the practice.
The average pay for GPs working in Essington Medical Centre in the latest financial year was £28,086 before tax and National insurance. This is for 0 full-time GPs, 3 part-time GPs and 3 locum GPs who worked in the practice for more than six months.
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Patient Privacy Notice
Please click on the link to read the document. Privacy Notice Patients – Essington
Please click on the link to read the document, COVID-19 Privacy Notice