ELM Group – Patient resources

Health advice

The internet is awash with health advice and tips, unfortunately a lot of this of dubious provenance. The NHS does however provide a wealth of useful advice, analysis and tips via the NHS Choices website. A selection of useful advice can be found in this section.


Do you want someone to be able to have access to or deal with your medical record on your behalf? If so we need your written consent so please drop a completed form off at your usual surgery. You can download the form by clicking here.

Carers – Do you look after someone?

Are you supporting a family member or a friend because of their illness, disbility, mental health or other issue? If so you are entitled to help. Have a look at our Patient Group page for information about our Practice Carers Champions who will be able to help you find services appropriate for you.

Self care

Advice on management of common illnesses and accidents