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.

Be Well

The Be Well approach is person-centred providing Wigan & Leigh residents with the opportunity and support to lead healthy lives, through an extensive and accessible health and wellbeing programme.   Be ... [continue] Be Well

Carers

Are you looking after or providing support for a relative friend or neighbour? Are you being helped or supported by a relative friend or neighbour? Your GP needs to know ... [continue] Carers

Drug and Alcohol Service (We are with you)

You can self refer yourself to the ‘we are with you’ service if you are worried about your drug and alcohol use. Please see further information on how to refer ... [continue] Drug and Alcohol Service (We are with you)

Friends and Family Test

To help us improve our services please tell us a little more about your last visit to the surgery.

How to register

New Patients You can register by completing a form available from reception. Please check that you live within our boundary before registering. To save time you can also download and ... [continue] How to register

Maternity self referral form

All new antenatal referrals to WWL’s Maternity Services will be via an online referral form, which enables direct booking of care. This includes self-referral and all referrals from professionals. Access ... [continue] Maternity self referral form

Named GP

You will be allocated a named GP who will take lead responsibility for the coordination of services required under our NHS contract.

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

Patient feedback

We welcome and appreciate any views or suggestions you may have regarding any aspect of our service, including our website. Please let us know about your experiences, both good and ... [continue] Patient feedback

Patient survey and results

You can view the latest results of the GP patient survery here  

Physiotherapy referral form

You can self refer yourself for a physiotherapy assessment. Click on the link below to complete the form. Physiotherapy Self-Referral Form

Podiatry self referral form

You can self refer yourself to the podiatry service. Click on the link below to complete the form: Podiatry self referral form

Practice boundary

Please use the map below to see if you live within our practice boundary.  

Referrals

Your GP has arranged a referral for you to be seen at the hospital by a Specialist. This is to investigate your symptoms further and to advise regarding possible treatment ... [continue] Referrals

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

Updating your details

If you change your name, telephone number or address please let us know by either: Completing the online form below Come into the surgery Email us

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 ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

Who should I see?

GP Surgery 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 ... [continue] Who should I see?

Wigan Talking Therapies

Wigan Talking Therapies offers free NHS therapy for people registered with a Wigan GP with common mental health problems like anxiety or low mood, to help you change the way you feel by ... [continue] Wigan Talking Therapies

Date published: 8th October, 2014
Date last updated: 12th October, 2020