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What information will the out-of-hours GP practice need from me?

The following is some of the patient information the triage assistant will need from you:
If you’re calling on behalf of someone else, then you’ll also need to have this information to hand for that person.

  • Your date of birth, name, postcode and house number
  • Your telephone number
  • Your GP’s name
  • Your health insurance number
  • Description of your symptom(s)
  • Your medical history (any important conditions/illnesses/allergies)
  • Any regular medication you take
  • Proof of identity (are you visiting the out-of-hours GP practice? Then make sure you bring your proof of identity with you)