Throckley Primary Care

0191 264 1014

Patient Information

Here you can find out how to register at our practice and read other important information for patients.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Access to medical records

The practice is registered and complies with the Data Protection Act 1998. Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with ... [continue] Access to medical records

Choosing the right service

Lemington Nurse Practitioner Service Instead of going to the emergency department the RVI in Newcastle, come to the Lemington Resource Centre, where the wait may be considerably shorter. Adults and ... [continue] Choosing the right service

Complaints & comments

Complaints/comments/suggestions Throckley Primary Care aims to give a friendly and professional service to all of our patients.  However, if you have any concerns about any aspect of our service, please ... [continue] Complaints & comments

Courtesy

We aim to treat our patients courteously at all times and expect our patients to treat our staff in a similarly respectful way.   We take seriously any threatening, abusive or ... [continue] Courtesy

Friends & Family

The NHS Friends and Family Test was created to help service providers and commissioners understand whether their patients are happy with the service provided, or where improvements are needed. It is ... [continue] Friends & Family

How to register

We have an open list and welcome requests for registration from patients living in or moving to the practice area.Throckley Primary Care serves the areas of Throckley, Newburn, Lemington, West ... [continue] How to register

Library

Our Library has a range of useful leaflets providing you with information about a number of healthcare topics. Simply click on the blue title to download the leaflet you would ... [continue] Library

Patient confidentiality

We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and ... [continue] Patient confidentiality

Practice Privacy Notice

Your data, privacy and the Law. How we use your medical records.

Roles

Roles of District Nurse Every GP in Newcastle has an allocated team of community nurses led by a specially-qualified district nurse. Together with the evening and night nursing teams they ... [continue] Roles

Summary Care Records

We (the NHS in England) are changing the way we store and manage your health records. Today, records are kept in all the places where you receive care. These places ... [continue] Summary Care Records

Updating your details

If you change name, address, telephone number (home or mobile) or e-mail address please let our receptionists know by calling or writing to us. Alternatively you can inform us of ... [continue] Updating your details

Useful links, numbers and leaflets

Patient information leaflets Click here to access Patient UK – Comprehensive, free, up-to-date health information as provided by GPs to patients during consultations. NHS Choices Health Information – Make better ... [continue] Useful links, numbers and leaflets

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and SHOULD NOT be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Your Accessibility Needs

We want to get better at communicating with our patients. We want to make sure you can read and understand the information we send you. If you find it hard ... [continue] Your Accessibility Needs

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