IT IS THE PATIENT’S RESPONSIBILITY TO FOLLOW-UP THEIR TEST RESULTS.
YOU MUST RING/RETURN TO PROVIDE A FAIL-SAFE WAY TO ENSURE YOUR RESULTS ARE RECEIVED, SEEN AND ACTED UPON BY A DOCTOR
If you don’t have an appointment with the doctor for review/results follow-up you must call the practice regarding follow-up instructions.
Please call within 1-2 weeks (or as advised) of having any tests (blood tests, imaging) regarding the results and follow-up instruction The receptionists will pass on the doctor’s message when you call. The receptionists cannot give out results (just the doctor’s message for you). Simple instructions may be given via the receptionists. Appointments will be given for all other results. A call, a SMS or a letter may be sent if you fail to follow-up your results. Please make sure your contact details are correct.