Welcome to all new students at Reading University

Registering with a local GP is important during your studies at Reading University

Register with us at the University Medical Group.  For ease and safety during the Coronavirus pandemic, we have added an online pre-registration link below.  All the registration options now do not require face to face contact.

student

How do I register?

1 Online via the pre-registration link

Once you have completed the online pre-registration, you will be contacted within 5 working days by a member of our practice team to complete the process. If you have not received a phone call or email after this time, please get in touch with us on 0118 9874551 or email us at srccg.uscripts@nhs.net to check on the progress of your registration. 

 

2 Freepost write

If you wish to register with us please download the 3 forms below, complete and send back to us by FREEPOST to:

Reading University Health Centre, 9-11 Northcourt  Avenue, Reading RG2 7HE.

Please include a copy of your I.D and proof of address e.g passport, photo driving licence and a utility bill or tenancy agreement.

Registration form

New patient form

Text and Email Opt-In form

3 Telephone fax

You can telephone and request a Registration Pack.

 Telephone 0118 9874551 between 10am and 6pm and ask for a Registration Pack to be posted to you, which you can complete and send back to us by FREEPOST to the address above.

Please include a copy of your I.D and proof of address e.g. passport, photo driving licence and a utility bill or tenancy agreement  

Attention:  we will only post to United Kingdom addresses.

4 Email write

You can send us an e-mail to request a Registration Pack, which you can complete and send back to us by FREEPOST to the address above.

Send an e-mail to SRCCG.Uscripts@nhs.net putting registration pack as the subject line and stating your full name and postal address including postcode. 

Attention:  we will only post to United Kingdom addresses.

What Happens Next?

We will enter your details onto our computer system, and for patients who have previously registered with a doctor in the UK arrange for transfer of your medical records to us.

If you need to see a doctor or nurse you can book an appointment after we have received your completed forms.

If you take regular medication for contraception, asthma, hay fever, acne or eczema you will need to book an appointment with one of our specialist nurses at least a week before your medication runs out. (Please tell reception which condition your medication is for so they can direct you to the correct nurse).

All other medications please book an appointment with a doctor at least one week before your medication runs out.

New Patient Health Checks

Our Healthcare Assistants are trained to undertake New Patient Health Checks. 

For an appointment please telephone reception on 0118 9874551 between 0800 -1830 Monday to Friday.

 

Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website