The relationship between you and your GP is an important one; this page will help you understand general practice and how you can get the most out of your next visit.

Find a GP

Healthpoint is your Google for GPs and practices; plus discover why you should choose a doctor who is vocationally registered. 

What is general practice?

General practice has come a long way; in this section we explain what general practice means today.

Keeping healthy

So many news headlines seem to show conflicting information on living a healthy lifestyle, who do you listen to? Our health guides cut through the uncertainty with evidence-based advice.

Working with your GP

It's important to put aside any embarrassment and be honest about your health. This is the only way to make sure you'll get the timely advice and treatment you need. Find out about your rights, and what you can expect from your GP.

In the case of an emergency, call 111 and ask for an ambulance.