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Lake Lock RoadStanleyWakefield, WF3 4HSTel: 01924 822328
If you live within our practice area and wish to register please complete the forms required, available from reception or download them from the above “Online forms for Registration” tab & return them to the practice.
We request at least one form of ID with your name & address such as a utility bill, and one photographic document such as a passport, photo driving licence etc. this is so we can accurately match your application to the National Data Base (Spine)If you are unable to provide the requested documents please ask to speak to one of our practice administrators who will be happy to assist.
You will be offered an New Patient Health Check appointment with one of the Nursing Team when you register.
All patients are allocated a named GP, who has the overall responsibility for their care, but you can still see any GP within the practice. If you wish to have a particular allocated GP or if you wish see a particular GP for your appointment, please inform the receptionist who will, subject to availability, try to meet your request.
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
The shaded area represents our practice area.
You can download registration forms from the links below and then bring them into the practice to register with us.
You should provide I.D. to enable us to accurately match your details on the National Data Base (Spine)
New Patient Registration Form Use this form if you are living in the practice boundary area for longer than three months, or this is your permanent home address
New Patient Questionnaire
When we receive your registration documents and on completion of the New Patient Questionnaire our administration team will process your request to register.
Data Sharing Consent Form
We need to record your preferences for Data Sharing. Please complete this form and hand it in to the practice with your Registration Form and Questionnaire.
If you are ill while away from home or if you are not registered with a doctor but need to see one and are staying within our practice boundary you can receive emergency treatment from the local GP practice. If your stay is going to be up to 3 months you can register as a "Temporary Resident" and if you are here for longer than 3 months you should complete a full registration form GMS1.
You can be registered as a temporary patient for up to three months. This will allow you to be on the local practice list and still remain a patient of your permanent GP. After three months you will have to re-register as a temporary patient or permanently register with that practice.
To register as a temporary patient simply contact the local practice you wish to use. Practices do not have to accept you as a temporary patient although they do have an obligation to offer emergency treatment. You cannot register as a temporary patient at a practice in the town or area where you are already registered.
We will ask for photographic Identification, this is to ensure we match you to your details held on the National Data Base (Spine)
Download the Temporary Resident Registration Form
Use this form if you are staying at an address within the practice boundary area for up to three months but this is not your permanent home address.
All patients registered at Stanley Health Centre have been allocated a 'Named GP' who is responsible for that patients overall care at the practice.
If you wish to know who your Named allocated GP is or, if you have a preference as to which GP that is, the practice will try to accommodate this request. please contact us at the Health Centre.
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