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Text Reminders

Dated: 17-Aug-18

We offer a service where you can receive text messages when the 
practice needs to contact you with information relating to your health. This may include appointment information, appointment reminders, reviews that you are due, health advice, medication related information or other areas relating to your health.

For appointment a confirmation message will be sent when you book your appointment which will read as show in the example below:

An appointment has been booked for you:

On [DATE and TIME] with [DR or NURSE NAME]

To cancel this appointment text CANCEL TO 07860 035293 or alternatively contact the surgery. A reminder message will then also be sent approximately 48 hours prior to your appointment.

Your mobile number will be securely stored and will not be shared with 3rd parties. 

No patient identifiable information will be sent by text message.

It is your responsibility to advise the surgery of any change to your mobile phone number.

We are only able to register patients aged 16 years and over for this service.

To inform the surgery of your mobile number to receive Text Reminders, please print, complete and return this form to reception.

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