Managing your health online

There are now many ways to access your GP Practice and other services. This page includes useful videos and links to help you to get started managing your health online

Take control of your healthcare.

Your GP Practice may have asked you to register for Patient Access or the NHS App so you can do things like book appointments, order prescriptions or to have an online consultation.

The below videos are step by step guides to support you through the process of creating your account and linking to your GP.

You can watch these videos with subtitles by clicking the ‘CC’ button in the video,  If it’s going too quickly you can pause the video by clicking the pause symbol or by pressing your K key if you are using a keyboard.


Patient Access: A guide to setting up your account

Watch:  The BSL version of this video 

View: Text Version of these instructions 

NHS APP: A guide to setting up an NHS App account

If you do not have a photo ID watch NHS Login without using photo ID 

Download the NHS App on Apple iOS   

Download the NHS App on Google Play

A guide on how to do an online form and video consultation

Further Useful Information

Visit the page Your Health And Care to help you find information and support to take control of your health and wellbeing and find essential services.