Papworth Surgery

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 General Data Protection Regulation. Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with in ... [continue] Access to medical records


The Assistive Technology and Telehealthcare Team (ATT) at Cambridgeshire County Council have recently launched the Carers UK App ‘Jointly’ – (  The ‘Jointly’ app can be downloaded for free by ... [continue] Carers


Introduction This Policy sets out guidance for the use of chaperones, and procedures that should be in place for consultations, examinations and investigations. This is also aimed at providing practical ... [continue] Chaperones

Complaints and compliments

Introduction Introduction  The purpose of the policy is to ensure that all patients (or their representatives) who have the cause to complain about their care or treatment can have freely ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

Friends and Family Test

Please let us know how likely you are to recommend our GP practice to your friends and family.

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 bringing along your NHS medical card ... [continue] How to register

Named GP

As part of a national programme, from April 2015 all Practices are required to provide their patients with a named GP who will have overall responsibility for the care and ... [continue] Named GP

Patient Catchment Area

Papworth Surgery covers Papworth Everard and the surrounding area. The map on this page shows the full catchment area as the shaded area.

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

Patient survey and results

Please click link for latest patient survey and results:  


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

Summary Care Record

There is a new Central NHS Computer System called the Summary Care Record (SCR). It is an electronic record which contains information about the medicines you take, allergies you suffer ... [continue] Summary Care Record

Updating your details

If you change name, address or telephone number, please let our receptionists know by calling or writing to us. If you move outside the practice area you may need to ... [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

We take seriously any threatening, abusive or violent behaviour against any of our staff or patients. If a patient is violent or abusive, they will be warned to stop their ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour