Certain services provided by the Doctors are not covered by the NHS and fees are payable for such items as:
- Large Good Vehicle (LGV) and Passenger Service Vehicle (PSV) licences
- Elderly driver licences
- Preemployment medicals
- Private certificates
- Holiday vaccinations
- Insurance claims
- Fitness for sports
Please ask the receptionist for such services. Charges are payable at the time of attendance, and the British Medical Asssociation (BMA) recommended scale of fees is on display at the reception desk. For further information please see Why does my doctor charge fees?
A current list of Non NHS Medical Services fees is held in reception. It you have any queries regarding these, please enquire at Reception.
Before you book your LGV and PSV medical with the GP, please ensure you have had an eye test in the last 2 weeks. If not, you will need to arrange this with your optician first.
Please note the following must be in place before handing in your holiday cancellation form for the GP to complete:
- Written Consent
- Dates of insurance taken out
- Holiday booking date
- Date of travel
- A contact number if we have any queries
Self certificates are available from your employer for sickness of up to one week. Any certificate required from the Doctor for periods up to the first week can only be provided as a private certificate for which there is a charge.
Patients, who are not NHS registered at this surgery, can be seen privately. Please contact the Practice Manager regarding fees.