You can now access online to your summary card record information which is uploaded to the spine giving emergency services access to the very basic information regarding your allergies etc, and medical records by clicking the request button once you have accessed your online account. For Access to your online account please speak to one of our receptionist who will advice you on what you need to do.
The Summary Card Record is vital to the emergency services if you were to be unfortunate and not be conscious or enable to speak when admitted to hospital or an urgent care centre.
Alternatively you can request Access to your medical records by filling in the application form below and receiving paper copies of your notes, please be aware for this there is a charge detailed on the application form.
There are certain circumstances in both ways of accessing your records where a doctor may feel that it would not benefit you, but in those circumstances other arrangements can be made for you to view your notes in the prescence of a clinician who can explain the terminology etc.
Access to medical records brochure.doc
APPLICATION FOR ACCESS TO MEDICAL RECORDS-form.docx