Health Charities

Macmillan Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
One in three of us will get cancer and it’s the toughest thing most of us will ever face. If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, or a loved one has, you’ll want a team of people in your corner supporting you every step of the way. Macmillan provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.

Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care is a UK charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal cancer and other illnesses. Over the financial year 2010/11, we reached a total of 31,799 patients

Youth Health Talk

Youthhealthtalk enables young people, their family and friends, and professionals such as doctors and teachers to understand young people's experiences of health, illness and life in general. The website feature real-life accounts of issues such as effect on work and education, social life and relationships, consulting health professionals and treatment.

New Patient Registration at Shaftesbury Medical Centre

registrationPatients who live within our practice catchment area will be asked to produce their medical card or NHS number if possible. If you do not have a medical card we will need details of your previous address and previous doctor as well as your NHS number.

If you have never been registered with a doctor in this country before you will be asked to produce your passport and/or immigration papers. You may also be asked to provide proof of residency e.g. utility bill.

Patients will be registered with the Shaftesbury Medical Centre and may consult with any available doctor. Patients have the right to express a preferred GP that they wish to see and manage their care. Patients may have to wait longer to see their preferred GP.

At registration you will be given a health questionnaire to complete and will be offered an appointment for a health check up.

To save time you may print the registration form by following the link below and then fill it out at home. However, please note that you must bring the form into the surgery in person with proof of your identity and address.  

Registration Form

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