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missmmissm Member Posts: 39 Connected
edited September 2018 in PIP, DLA and AA
I have had my tribunal adjourned while they get my medical records, will i go back to the end of the queue already waited 13 months for tribunal anyone else had this 

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  • markyboymarkyboy Member Posts: 368 Pioneering
    No you will be fitted in as soon as they get the records
  • missmmissm Member Posts: 39 Connected
    does the GP have a time frame they have to send them back ? TIA
  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,652 Disability Gamechanger
    I hope you don't have to wait long @missm!
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  • o5jessicao5jessica Member Posts: 42 Connected
    Why they need gp records as I trying to get mine since may as clear additional information for my pip medical,
  • missmmissm Member Posts: 39 Connected
    im not sure i was having a telephone hearing but couldnt hear them so they said to come in and in the meantime they will get my medical records this was on the 3rd september 
  • jack13jack13 Member Posts: 21 Listener
    Hi i requested my doctors notes but only got letter to and from my specialist as i aready have. I need gp notes hes wrote down with each time i reported to my gp a new symptom to my illness. How do i get the information from him on his notes about me
  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    jack13 said:
    Hi i requested my doctors notes but only got letter to and from my specialist as i aready have. I need gp notes hes wrote down with each time i reported to my gp a new symptom to my illness. How do i get the information from him on his notes about me

    Either through online services or by speaking the receptionist at your GP surgery. I requested my about 1 month ago but filling out form and signing. 24 hours later they were available online for me to view. Digital copies are free but there's a charge for any paper copies.

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  • jack13jack13 Member Posts: 21 Listener
    Thank you for your reply. I was told to write a letter and hand it in to my gp. I wrote i needed all the the notes of me reporting to my gp when i got a new symptom which i did as my neurologist told me too. I got only letters from my neurologist to my gp nothing about my symptoms worsening which i need for my claim with esa. Im in a wrag group but as my ME specialist wrote a letter for me to send states im not fit for wrag. I have 2 weeks to send evidence about how my condition as worsened but only have my specialist backing me. Will a docter share information he as wrote in my notes?
  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    You need to request to view your medical records and everything you need to know will be on there.
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  • jack13jack13 Member Posts: 21 Listener
    Thank you so much for this advice. It may be too late as i have already sent what i can. I will call esa tomorrow to let them know i have more evidence and have my husband deliver a note tommow at my gp i need access to my records not notes.
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