You can now register to receive information by text message on your phone regarding appointments and health care.
With your consent the surgery can sent text messages. Listed below are some examples of when we might use text messaging. We need your signed consent beforehand as there is a risk your family and friends could see the messages and you may not want them to.
- Remind you about booked appointments
- Give you general information about the practice, for example, new services, or the arrival of a new doctor
- Remind you to book an appointment, for example, your annual Asthma review
- Give you the results of blood tests and other investigations but only as far as saying it was 'normal' or 'please make a routine appointment'
Please ask at reception for a slip to sign if you want us to send SMS messages to you.
Alternatively you can register for this messaging service by clicking on the link and submitting the form electronically to us consent form.