ACCESS TO GP APPOINTMENTS
Practices are working in partnership to provide additional GP appointments between 6.30pm – 8pm during the week and also over the weekend, If you need access to an evening or weekend non-urgent appointment, please call and speak to the receptionist at your registered practice during normal opening hours.
Your appointment may be with another practice in the area and may not be at your registered practice.
From Friday 1st September 2017 the Surgery will be open for pre-booked GP appointments till 7.45 pm Monday to Friday. The Surgery doors will close at 8pm. Appointments can be booked on the usual telephone number or at the reception desk.
If all of our appointments are fully booked, patients may be offered an appointment with another GP practice within the locality.
PLEASE NOTE - From Saturday the 2cd September 2017 there will be a change to the availability of Saturday am GP appointments. The surgery will be open from 8.45 am - 10.30 am ONLY for prebooked appointments.
Patients needing care on Saturdays that will not wait till Monday should continue to call NHS 111 as usually advised.
IF YOU NEED MEDICAL ADVICE PLEASE CALL NHS111 - CALLS TO THIS NUMBER ARE FREE OF CHARGE
IF YOU FEEL YOU HAVE A LIFE THREATENING EMERGENCY THEN PLEASE CALL 999
From the 1/4/2015 all patients will be allocated an accountable General Practitioner (GP) as required by NHS England. This accountable GP would be responsible for coordinating your care if applicable. If you wish to be notified about who your accountable GP is, please contact reception on the usual contact numbers. If you wish to change your accountable GP, you can ask at reception for an application form to do so. If you wish to opt out of the allocation of an accountable GP please let reception staff know.
Please note- this is an eight partner GP practice and any patient can book to see any Gp they prefer – this will not change.
From the 1st of April 2016 we will be able to offer extended online access to detailed coded records, for some patients aged over 18 years. For more information and a downloadable leaflet - please see our Statement of Intent to offer online services by following the link under further information. You can also ring the surgery to speak to a receptionist on the telephone number above.