The Dicconson Group Practice

The Hub: 01942 482848


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Adult MSK Physio Self-Referral

Please click below to download the form. Once completed, this can be handed directly to MSK on the second floor of Boston House Entrance A.   Adult MSK Self-Referral Form ... [continue] Adult MSK Physio Self-Referral

Ambulance Transport Service

Requests for ambulance transport should go through the Referral and Booking Management Service (RBMS). A telephone triage service will assess you to ensure you fulfill the criteria for ambulance transport. Call ... [continue] Ambulance Transport Service

Appointments advice

We use a system called askmyGP which is an easy and fast way to ask for any kind of help from the practice. Available 24/7 and we respond during working ... [continue] Appointments advice


The easiest and fastest way to get any kind of help is with askmyGP. It saves us time too, so please help us to help you. Available 24/7 – we ... [continue] AskMyGP

Blood Tests

Where do I go for a blood test? For blood tests, Please visit or ring 0300 555 4567 & select option 3 to arrange your appointment to have this ... [continue] Blood Tests


DIAS have made adjustments to their services.   Drop in service – Monday-Friday 9:30am – 1pm – No appointment required Helpline Monday – Friday 8am – 7pm – 01942 311365 ... [continue] DIAS

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS.

Online Services

Patient Access The Surgery offers a service called patient access. This allows you to order repeat medication without needing to call or come into the surgery! To sign up to ... [continue] Online Services

Repeat prescriptions

Please use the Patient Access App to order your repeat prescriptions. You can access this by clicking the Repeat Prescriptions Button on this page. If you don’t have access to ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Sick certificates

Smear Appointments at Wigan GP Alliance

  Wigan GP Alliance provides cytology appointments every weekend from 10:00 – 16:00. The sessions are available at Ashton Medical Practice or Pennygate Medical Centre. If you have received you ... [continue] Smear Appointments at Wigan GP Alliance

Travel Vaccines

If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you will need to create an AskmyGP informing us of your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and areas within ... [continue] Travel Vaccines

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?

Date published: 28th August, 2014
Date last updated: 15th November, 2014