5 Fullhurst AvenueLeicester, LE3 1BLTel: 0116 216 6996
We welcome new patients to our practice. Anyone who wishes to register with us needs to:
Please note that the registration process then normally takes up to 10 working days from when we receive the required forms and proof of identity and address. Once a new patient registration request has been processed an invitation will be sent to attend for a new patient check. This will usually be carried out by a healthcare assistant and will include an initial health assessment.
The Royal College of General Practitioners has produced a useful guide for patients about the services on offer at GP Surgeries and how to access them. You can download the guide below.
A Patient Guide to GP Services
Please then allow up to 10 working days for your registration request to be processed.
New Patient Registration Form
Note that by sending the forms you will be transmitting information about your self across the Internet and although every effort is made to keep this information secure, no guarantee can be offered in this respect.
Alternatively, you may print off a registration form providing it is printed on a colour printer (and the Medical Questionnaire) and then complete them both so that you can bring them with you on your first visit to the Practice Please remember that you will need the other items mentioned in point 7 above when you come in.
These fact sheets have been written to explain the role of UK health services, the National Health Service (NHS), to newly-arrived individuals seeking asylum. They cover issues such as the role of GPs, their function as gatekeepers to the health services, how to register and how to access emergency services.
Special care has been taken to ensure that information is given in clear language, and the content and style has been tested with user groups. Open the leaflets in one of the following languages
There is the option for individuals to ask to be registered with the practice on a temporary basis if they are staying with someone who is currently registered as one of our patients residing within the LE3 postal area. This enables such individuals, if they are ill while away from home or aren't registered with a doctor but need to see one urgently ,to receive emergency treatment from the local GP practice for 14 days. After 14 days the individual would need to register as a temporary or permanent patient.Alternatively the individual can attend one of the walk in centres.
An individual can be registered as a temporary patient for up to three months. This allows the individual to be on the local practice list and still remain a patient of their permanent GP. After three months the person would have to re-register as a temporary patient or permanently register with the practice.
It should be noted that the practice does not have to accept the individual as a temporary patient although there is an obligation to offer emergency treatment. An individual cannot register as a temporary patient at a practice in the town or area where they are already registered
Download the Temporary Resident Registration Form
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