Join the practice
We are open to registration to any patients living in the practice area which includes the villages of Headcorn, Biddenden, Bethersden, Egerton, Pluckley, parts of High Halden, Frittenden, Smarden, Boughton Malherbe, Ulcombe, St Michaels and parts of Staplehurst.
Please check with reception to clarify that your address is within the practice area.
Registration is available during our opening times weekdays between 8.00am and 6.00pm.
Live within boundary area?
To be eligible to register at the practice, you must live within the practice catchment area.
If you are within our boundary and would like to join Headcorn Surgery please could you download and complete the forms below.
You will need the following details to complete the form:
Your previous address, the name and address of your previous GP or if you are new to this country, your exact date of arrival.
We also require you to provide one piece of photogrpahic identification which confirms your date of birth such as a passport or driving license.
You MUST complete both the GMS1 Registration Form and the New Patient Questionnaire below.
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE CANNOT ACCEPT INCOMPLETE REGISTRATION FORMS, INCOMPLETE FORMS WILL BE DISGARDED. WHERE POSSIBLE WE WOULD ALSO ASK FOR ONE PEICE OF PHOTOGRAPHIC ID AND PROOF OF ADDRESS, THIS ALLOWS US TO MORE EASILY TRACE YOUR NHS ACCOUNT AND HAVE YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS TRANSFERRED TO US MORE QUICKLY.
Out of Area Registration
If you are moving out of the practice area then you may be able to remain registered for most services apart from home visits. Please speak to a member of our registrations team for further information, they can be contacted at email@example.com
If you are registered at another GP but you are in need of treatment for more than 14 days, you can register as a temporary resident. You can find more details by clicking the following link: Temporary Registration. You would need to fill out the following form and bring it to reception with a valid ID confirming your name and date of birth.
Non English Speakers
These fact sheets have been written to explain the role of UK health services, the National Health Service (NHS), to newly-arrived individuals seeking asylum. They cover issues such as the role of GPs, their function as gatekeepers to the health services, how to register and how to access emergency services.
Special care has been taken to ensure that information is given in clear language, and the content and style has been tested with user groups.
Open the leaflets in one of the following languages: