Baslow Road – 0114 236 9957
Darnall Hall – 0114 244 8357
Shoreham Street – 0114 272 1717

General Information

This page contains important information for patients including how to register at our practice and other practice policies.

Steel City General Practice Boundaries

Please look at the maps below to see if you live within our practice boundaries or use our postcode search feature to see if you are eligible to be one ... [continue] Steel City General Practice Boundaries

How to register

If you live within our practice boundaries, we still have an open patient list and welcome all requests for registration from patients living in, or moving to our area. You ... [continue] How to register

Updating your details

If you change your name, address, or telephone number, please ensure you update your record otherwise, we will be unable to contact you for appointments and any referrals are likely ... [continue] Updating your details

Access to medical records

The practice is registered with the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018). Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with ... [continue] Access to medical records

Named GP

All patients at the Steel City General Practice have a named, accountable doctor who is responsible for coordinating their care. Your named doctor will be allocated to you by the ... [continue] Named GP


Privacy notice As data controllers, GPs have fair processing responsibilities under the Data Protection Act and GDPR law 2018. This means ensuring that your personal confidential data (PCD) is handled ... [continue] Privacy

Patient Confidentiality

The Steel City General Practice makes every effort to protect confidentiality. We realise that the main reception desks can be a little public at times and so if you wish ... [continue] Patient Confidentiality

Patient Rights and Responsibilities

We aim to treat our patients courteously at all times and in return, expect our patients to treat our staff in a similarly respectful way. It is your responsibility to ... [continue] Patient Rights and Responsibilities

Violent or abusive behaviour

  We take very seriously any threatening, abusive, or violent behaviour against any of our staff or other patients. The Practice supports the government’s ‘Zero Tolerance’ campaign for Health Service ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

Compliments and Complaints

COMPLIMENTS At the Steel City General Practice, we work really hard to try and support you with your health needs. It is really gratifying to know when we are doing ... [continue] Compliments and Complaints


We acknowledge that our population has a unique blend of people who do not always speak English fluently. We have purposefully configured our website to enable you to translate the ... [continue] Translation

Data Choices

Your Data Matters to the NHS Information about your health and care helps us to improve your individual care, speed up diagnosis, plan your local services and research new treatments. ... [continue] Data Choices

Date published: 8th October, 2014
Date last updated: 27th July, 2023