The Dicconson Group Practice

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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

Complaints and compliments

We take all patient feedback very seriously. If you would like to give us any feedback or make a complaint regarding the surgery or the services we offer, please contact ... [continue] Complaints and compliments


All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs working in The ... [continue] GP NET EARNINGS – 2021/22

How to register

The doctors welcome new patients who live within our practice area. You are welcome to register here as long as you are in our catchment area. View the current Practice ... [continue] How to register


We use a processor, iGPR Technologies Limited (“iGPR”), to assist us with responding to report requests relating to your patient data, such as subject access requests that you submit to ... [continue] iGPR

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

QOF Information

QoF is an innovative way to reward primary care teams for providing good quality care for their patients and a way of funding the work needed to improve the health ... [continue] QOF Information

Registration and Referral Form for Unpaid Carers

  Please complete this form and we can make a note on your medical record that you are a carer and with your permission refer you to Wigan and Leigh ... [continue] Registration and Referral Form for Unpaid Carers

Updating your details

Its really important to us that we know how to contact you for a whole range of reasons – from simply changing an appointment to notifying you of an important ... [continue] Updating your details

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

Violent or abusive behaviour

We take seriously any threatening, abusive or violent behaviour against any of our staff or patients.If a patient is violent or abusive, they will be warned to stop their behaviour. ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

What to do if the Surgery is Closed

If the surgery is closed and you think you need health advice that you feel cannot wait until the surgery reopens please do the following. WIGAN GP ACCESS ALLIANCE Do ... [continue] What to do if the Surgery is Closed

Date published: 8th October, 2014
Date last updated: 15th November, 2014