This is an NHS England programme designed to support GP practices offer and promote online services to patients, including online appointment booking, access to some records and online repeat prescriptions ordering.
Request repeat medication
Update demographic detail
Access summary care record data
Access medical records
Using these services means that you do not need to attend the practice or ring the practice every time. It is simple to use and a link to the patient portal can be found on the Practice website.
It is also possible to link your online account with the NHS App and the check symptoms and accessing NHS information functionality.
To register for an online account you will need to contact the practice, and ask to be set up for online services and be able to provide:
Confirm your details
Have a personal email address
Verify your identity – at this time by answering questions about yourself, normally you would need to produce ID
Be over 13 years old
More information can be found on the Practice Website https://www.vidahealthcare.nhs.uk/ or on the NHS website https://www.nhs.uk/apps-library/nhs-app/