Text Messaging Service

Queenswood Medical Practice is looking to improve communication and how we relay information to patients in an efficient and eco-friendly manner by the use of text messages.

In line with the GDPR legislation changes we invite you to opt in to this service, we can only offer this service once you have opted in and this is recorded in your medical record.

More information about GDPR can be found here: https://www.queenswoodmedicalpractice.co.uk/information/gdpr/

Please be aware if you decline this service you will no longer receive appointment reminders.

We will contact you for a range of purposes including recall, appointment reminders, practice news, health promotion, requests to repeat test and other information such as delivering test results as agreed by you and your clinician.

This service is not available for patients aged 11-16.

The surgery does not offer a reply facility to enable a patient to respond directly, however you can contact via our email [email protected]

You will need to ensure you update your contact details with the practice if you change address or phone number.

Text messages are generated using a secure facility and no information will be sent that will enable an individual patient to be identified however we urge patients to ensure their mobile phone is password protected.

If you change your mind after opting into the service and no longer wish to receive text messages please notify the reception team.

Please complete this opt in form and either email to us or drop in into us.