Online Patient Services

Online Patient Services

If you wish to, you can now use the internet to book appointments with a GP, request repeat prescriptions for any medications you take regularly and look at your medical record online using the NHS App or our online patient services module SystmOnline. Our online services are managed by our system provider TPP. TPP is an NHS provider that has been accredited to ensure the necessary standards of confidentiality and securities are in place.

Try the new NHS App

If you’re a patient at our practice you can now use the new NHS App, a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet. You can use the NHS App to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more. You can register for this service without visiting the practice.

If you already use SystmOnline you can continue to use it. You can use the NHS App as well.

Download the Android version of the NHS AppDownload the NHS App for Apple Devices from the Apple Store

For more information on the NHS app and to download the app click here

Registering for SystmOnline

The registration is simple - Download our internet access application form for access to online appointment booking and repeat prescription ordering, and if you additionally want access to your medical record online also fill out our application for access to online medical records , then for security we will need you to bring the form/s into the practice with some form of photo ID before we give you a username and first password. Acceptable ID is a photo driving licence or a passport. You must be 16 to register.

Parents will be able to have a username and password for their children (12 years and under). Similarly, carers of people with disabilities will be able to take a username and password for them.

Logging in to SystmOnline for the first time

Using your new registration details given to you by the practice visit the url

Enter your user name and password and click 'Login'. You will then see the SystmOnline Home Page, which shows your details and the Steyning Health Centre contact details at the top.

Logging out of SystmOnline

To log out:

1. Click the Logout link on the Home Page or the Logout button on the main menu bar.
2. Close your Internet browser.

Please Note: The SystmOnline website will automatically log you out after a period of inactivity. Type in your user name and password to log back in.

Patient and Practice Benefit

The service has proved particularly popular with busy commuters, the elderly and people with disabilities. Families with young children are welcoming the service, as children often become ill at night, and parents can put their minds at rest by booking an appointment straightaway. Then if the child feels better in the morning, the appointment can be cancelled just as easily.

*The online services will not be available whilst the nightly backups are running

Online Services Registration Forms

New developments require all registrations to be made in person at the Medical Practice and with photo ID.

Please complete the appropriate registration form/s (see below) and return these to us in person and bring along photographic ID. We will provide you with information containing the online website address, the practice ID, your personal ID and a registration token code for you to create your own unique username and password

Online services - registration form for adults (PDF)
Online services - registration form for parents / carers (PDF)

Online Access to Medical Records Forms

If, as well as having access to booking appointments, ordering repeat prescriptions and updating your personal details, you would also like access to your medical record online you will need to read / fill out the additional forms below:

Application for online access to medical records (PDF)
Further information about online access to medical records (PDF)