Clifton Court Medical Practice

01325 465646

Patient Information

Here you can find out how to register at our practice and read other important information for patients.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Access to medical records

The practice is registered and complies with the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018). Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be ... [continue] Access to medical records


Are you looking after or providing support for a relative friend or neighbour? Are you being helped or supported by a relative friend or neighbour? Your GP needs to know ... [continue] Carers

Complaints and compliments

Most problems can be sorted out quickly and easily, often at the time they arise with the person concerned and this may be the approach you try first. Where you ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

How to register

    We have an open list and welcome requests for registration from patients living in or moving to the practice area. You can register by completing a form available ... [continue] How to register

Named GP

All patients at Clifton Court Medical Practice have a named, accountable doctor who is responsible for coordinating their care. Your named doctor will be allocated to you by the practice. ... [continue] Named GP

Patient confidentiality

We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and ... [continue] Patient confidentiality

Patient rights and responsibilities

We aim to treat our patients courteously at all times and expect our patients to treat our staff in a similarly respectful way. It is your responsibility to keep your ... [continue] Patient rights and responsibilities


Privacy notice As data controllers, GPs have fair processing responsibilities under the Data Protection Act and GDPR law 2018. This means ensuring that your personal confidential data (PCD) is handled ... [continue] Privacy

Updating your details

If you change name, address or telephone number, please let our receptionists know by calling or writing to us. Alternatively you can complete an online form. If you move outside ... [continue] Updating your details

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and SHOULD NOT be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Violent or abusive behaviour

As an employer, the practice has a duty to care for the health and safety of its staff. The practice also has a legal responsibility to provide a safe and ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

Your Data Matters to the NHS

How the NHS and care services use your information Clifton Court Medical Practice is one of many organisations working in the health and care system to improve care for patients ... [continue] Your Data Matters to the NHS

Covid-19 and your information

Updated on 8th April 2020 Supplementary privacy note on Covid-19 for Patients/Service Users This notice describes how we may use your information to protect you and others during the Covid-19 ... [continue] Covid-19 and your information

DNA (Did Not Attend) appointment policy

93% of Darlington patients attend their appointments. The remaining 7% of appointments are classified as ‘Did Not Attend’ (DNA), that is the patient did not turn up for appointments and ... [continue] DNA (Did Not Attend) appointment policy