Record Sharing

The Great North Care Record

At the moment, every health care organisation holds a different set of records about you. Information in different records may be duplicated or incomplete. Your Great North Care Record is the development of access for health professionals to view your electronic medical records, that will over time include a range of healthcare information to help improve the care you receive in the North East.

For more information  please call 0344 811 9587 or email

or read the summary document which gives a bit more detail

Fair Processing Notice

The following links summarise the Great North Care Record - please read for more information

Poster great north care record

Patient Leaflet

Your patient record is stored electronically on a system called TPP systmone. If you are referred  to other NHS professionals e.g. The district nurse, the practice intends to share your record with this health professional UNLESS you ask us not to.

From the 25th May 2018 patients can find out more about data use and the choice they can make on line at

Or to make your choice you can call 0300 303 5678

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