The Fairfields Practice

0115 9424352

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 complies with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018. Under the act patients or a third party (who has been authorised by the patient) ... [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

We make every effort to give the best service possible to everyone who attends our practice. However, we are aware that things can go wrong resulting in a patient feeling ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

How to register

If you wish to register as a patient and you live within the practice boundary, you will need to visit the practice to complete an application form and a health ... [continue] How to register

Named GP

All registered patients at The Fairfields Practice have a ‘Named GP’. You can continue to book appointments with any GP of your choice. If you are not sure who your ... [continue] Named GP

Patient confidentiality

The practice complies with Data Protection and Access to Medical Records legislation. Identifiable information about you will be shared with others in the following circumstances: To provide further medical treatment ... [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

Practice boundary

The practice has a defined boundary and covers Radford, Hyson Green, Forest Fields, please see map below for details. If you wish to register as a patient and you live ... [continue] Practice boundary


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. 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

The Practice takes it very seriously if a member of staff or one of the doctors or nursing team is treated in an abusive or violent way. The Practice supports ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

Weight management Services

NHS BMI calculator If you have a Body mass Index (BMI) of 25 or more, 23 or more for BAME. Please ask the practice team about weight management services.

What to do when the practice is closed

What to do when the practice is closed:  If you need urgent advice whilst the practice is closed please telephone 0115 942 4352 and your call will be diverted to ... [continue] What to do when the practice is closed