There are two main ways you can become a patient with us.
If you don’t live in Guernsey, Alderney or Herm, we can see you as a private patient.
Whether you are a contract or a private patient, you can be reassured that you’ll receive the same high quality care and expertise throughout your treatment.
When your GP refers you to the Medical Specialist Group, the following target waiting times apply whether you are a contract or a private patient.
|Emergency||Within 24 hours|
|Urgent||Within 7 days|
|Suspected cancer or angina||Within 2 weeks|
|Routine referrals||Within 8 weeks|
Our contract with the States of Guernsey includes key performance indicators (KPIs) that cover professional standards, patient safety and experience and other quality measures for inpatient and outpatient care. You can read the 2021 KPI report below.