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NHS services in Wales

When you use NHS services in Wales you have rights as a patient. On these pages, we tell you about your rights as an NHS patient in Wales. This includes your rights when you use services provided by your GP or your hospital, and your rights across all NHS services. We also tell you what you can do to make sure you get your rights as an NHS patient. 

Using an NHS GP in Wales

How to choose, register with or change your GP, and what services your GP can provide including out of hours treatment and home visits.

Using NHS hospital services in Wales

Rights of NHS hospital patients including emergency and planned treatment, waiting times, mixed-sex wards, children in hospital, and leaving hospital after treatment.

NHS patients' rights in Wales

Rights of NHS patients in Wales including right to see medical records and other information, right to treatment and medical consent.