Non-NHS Services




Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the following:

  • GP letters
  • Insurance claim forms
  • Shotgun and firearms certificates - please note that these requests are currently taking 4-6 weeks
  • Army recruitment paperwork
  • Adoption reports
  • DVLA forms - but only if asked for by the DVLA
  • Second/ Onwards request of medical notes

Our Business Support Team will be happy to advise you about our current turnaround period and applicable charges.

Please contact them via this online form.

Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore are currently not offered at BCHC. You will need to find an alternative provider, who may charge. Examples include the following:

  • Medicals for pre-employment, sports and driving requirements (HGV, PSV etc.)
  • Travel letters e.g. fit to fly, medication letters
  • Passport signing
  • Private sick notes

This is not an exhaustive list. If you have any questions, please do contact us.


EMR+ by medi2data

Our practice has decided to outsource our medical reporting work to an NHS Digital accredited company called MediData.

MediData will be processing your medical report via eMR and providing online access via their secure encrypted portal.

If you wish to contact MediData directly, please email or call on 03333 055774.

What is eMR/MediData?

MediData is an NHS Digital accredited company who have developed a digital system called eMR, which enables GP practices to create digital, GDPR-compliant medical reports.

eMR helps GP Surgeries with data security, speed and efficiency

eMR also helps you to easily see your medical data, stay in control of it and decide who you want to share it with.

MediData has worked hard to develop their NHS GP IT Futures accredited technology, eMR, which interfaces with our GP practice’s system to extract your medical record. This means you can receive a full copy of that information securely and share it with others as you wish, keeping your data safe.

If you wish to speak to a member of the MediData team regarding your medical report or any concerns you may have regarding your data, please contact the MediData directly on: