Your care

Staff smiling Here you will find information about your care. This includes what we do with your information, as well as resources to support you with your physical and mental wellbeing.

You can also find details on how the law protects you, including the the Mental Capacity Act and the Care Programme Approach.

The General Practice Forward View made a commitment to improving the current interface between hospitals and general practice to provide more seamless care for patients and to reduce the number of occasions where patients are sent back to their GP unnecessarily following a hospital appointment. The aim is to improve patients’ experience of care, whilst also freeing up GP time.  

Members of the national working group have deloped a leaflet to explain to people what a referral to a specialist involves.

What-happens-when-you-are-referred.pdf [pdf] 596KB