The Dicconson Group Practice

01942 482 000

The Hub: 01942 482848

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

How to register

We have an open list and welcome requests for registration from patients living in or moving to the practice area. You can register by completing a Registration Form and New ... [continue] How to register

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