What is Patient Access?
With Patient Access, you can now view, book and cancel appointments from home, work or on the move – wherever you can connect to the internet. What’s more, because Patient Access is a 24 hour online service – you can do this in your own time, day or night.
Patient Access is not just for booking Routine GP appointments, Blood test appointments and ordering repeat prescriptions, you can also:
•Change your address details
•Send secure messages to your practice
•View medical record details online
How do I register?
Ask reception to provide you with a patient access registration information letter, making sure the surgery has your current e-mail address and mobile number (used for password recovery)
A form of ID is required to register for the online services and should be brought in with your completed application form.
For guidance on registration, click on the link below.
Use of the online services
Once registered, you can use the Patient Access app on your smartphone or tablet as well as being able to log-in using your home PC. For guidance on booking appointments or requesting repeat prescriptions, please click on one of the links below.
Is my information secure?
All information that is sent to your surgery via EMIS Access is secure. Your personal details are encrypted and protected using the highest standard internet security, so it cannot be intercepted. Only you and your GP surgery are able to see this information
Updated June 2016