Patients who did not attend for appointments April 2018
Number of patients who DID NOT ATTEND (DNA) appointment:
GP - 49 (10 HOURS)
NURSE - 55 Appointments (10 HOURS 45 mins)
TOTAL – 104 APPOINTMENTS LOST
Please help us to help you. If you no longer require your appointment, please contact the Practice and cancel your appointment. Thank you.
Same Day Care & The Little Orange BookIf your child has become unwell in the last few days and you would like urgent advice then please contact the surgery and we will arrange for a clinician to speak to you and if necessary to see your child, today - this could save you an unnecessary trip to A+E or a Walk-in Centre.
Can we also make you aware of The Little Orange Book, which provides expert help for parents and carers on how to manage common problems in babies and small children ask your GP for a copy, or view it online here. In Addition there is a really useful application called NHS Child Health that complements The Little Orange Book. Its available for free to download to smartphones from the app store and google play.
GP Online Services
You can now register for online services which will allow you to order repeat prescriptions and book appointments, you can do this by either ringing the practice or come down and register with a receptionist. read more...
Are you aged 40-74 years of age?
Contraceptive Implants Update
Dr Joughin is now able to fit and remove implants, please contact the surgery for further information.
Use your NHS Wisely
KNOW YOUR NHS AND WHAT IT COSTS:
- £247 to call out an ambulance
- £124 for a single visit to A&E
- £32 for an appointment with your GP
- £16 to call NHS 111
- £0.46 to click onto NHS choices website read more...
Diabetes Prevention Week
It’s estimated that over five million people in England are at high risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. read more...
To see a GP or Nurse please telephone us on (0191) 264 1014 or come into the Practice to book an appointment. You can also book an appointment and order your repeat prescriptions ONLINE at systmonline.tpp-uk.com. To register for the online service please ask for a registration form at Reception.