Non-NHS Services

Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges.  The Doctors are regularly asked to complete forms and prepare letters for patients.  Examples include the following: health_clipboard

  • Medicals for pre-employment, sports and driving requirements (HGV, PSV etc.)
  • Insurance claim forms (sickness, holiday cancellation, etc.)
  • Solicitor Reports
  • Prescriptions for taking medication abroad
  • Private sick notes
  • Health Declaration Forms
  • GP Letters (non NHS.)

Please leave your form at reception ensuring you have completed any consent or declaration forms.  If you do not have a form it will be necessary to submit your request in writingThe receptionist will ask you to complete a short information form at reception which will help to action your request as quickly as possible.   You may be contacted by the practice by telephone regarding applicable fees, if further information is required or to arrange medical appointments etc.

Just like other professionals, such as accountants and solicitors, a charge is made for the Doctors time and also professional responsibility.  Charges for private work is as follows and payment is expected in advance:

Blood Grouping £20

Blood Tests £15

Copies (immunisations, tests, hospital letters) from £5

Driving Medical (HGV/PSV/Taxi) £95

Employment Medicals £164.50

Forms (Health Declarations, Insurance, Travel Cancellation etc from £15 - £25

Private Prescriptions £15

Travel Prescription non NHS per item £15

Non EU Temporary Patients £50 consultation fee & from £15 per blood test

Receipts available 

The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to help you with any queries.  Please be aware that the Doctors always prioritise their NHS work first which means that the completion of private forms and letters may sometimes be delayed and no time scale is available.


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