A Summary Care Record is an electronic record containing key health information, which can be made available to NHS healthcare staff caring for you in an emergency or when your GP practice is closed. If you haven’t already made your choice, please make it now.
Yes I would like a Summary Care Record
You do not need to do anything and a Summary Care Record will be made for you.
No I do not want a Summary Care Record
There are two ways to opt out from the Summary Care Record.
Collect an opt out form from reception and hand it back in to a receptionist
- Download this form and hand it into our receptionists
Your existing health record at your GP practice will continue to be used as it is now.
If you are still unsure
Please ask us for a leaflet at reception if you are still unsure about the Summary Care Record which provides more information to help you decide. You can also phone the Summary Care Record information line on 0300 123 3020 or visit the website at systems.hscic.gov.uk/scr