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Thorneloe Lodge Surgery29 Barbourne RoadWorcester, WR1 1RUTel: 01905 726444
If you wish to register with us, please call into the Practice and ask for a New Patient Registration Pack.
You will need to bring Photo ID and Proof of Address.
A copy of the NHS Registration Form can be accessed and printed from GMS1 Patient Registration Form
Please also print off and complete the following Patient Registration - Additional Information Form 2019
This is a new law to make sure that people who have a disability, impairment or sensory loss are given information they can easily read or understand.
Please inform a member of staff if you have any communication support needs.
Please help us to get things right for you.
For more detailed information please click here.
These fact sheets have been written to explain the role of UK health services, the National Health Service (NHS), to newly-arrived patients. 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.
Open the leaflets in one of the following languages
Click on the link below see the latest Practice Leaflet:
If you have any illness lasting seven days or less you do not require a doctor's sickness certificate. Your employer may require you to complete a self-certification form called an SC2 which is available from the HMRC website or you can click on the link below to download a form.
Self Certification Form
If you are off work for more than seven days due to illness, your employer can ask you to give them some form of medical evidence to support payment of SSP (statutory sick pay).
It is up to your employer to decide whether you are incapable of work. A medical certificate, now called a 'Statement of Fitness for Work’ (see below) from your doctor is strong evidence that you are sick and would normally be accepted unless there is evidence to prove otherwise.
The 'fit note' was introduced on 6 April 2010. With your employer's support, the note may help you return to work sooner by providing more information about the effects of your illness or injury.
For more information see the DirectGov website (from where this information was sourced)
Thorneloe Lodge Surgery is always looking for ways to improve the services it offers to patients. To do this effectively, the practice needs to know what you think about the services you receive. Tell us what we do best, where we don’t meet your expectations plus any ideas and suggestions you may have. Only by listening to you can the practice continue to build and improve upon the service it offers.
A copy of our Complaints and Comments Leaflet can be downloaded here:
Complaints & Comments Leaflet