Welcome to Throckley Primary Care

Drs Joughin, Jones, Blaylock, Forbes and Zamoyski

Absolute Beginners Bike Ride Starts Saturday 18th August at 10:30am

Have you just completed your cycle training
and want to start cycling as part of a group, or
do you want to get back into cycling?

If so our beginners bike ride is for you, rides
will be a gentle pace and will build up your
confidence on a bike each week.

Free bike hire is available for the first five
weeks, but must be booked in advance.

Location: Newburn Leisure Centre, 
Grange Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE15 8ND.

For more information or to book a bike call Liz Jackson on 0191 276 7250 or email                liz.jackson@newcastle,gov.uk

 

SAME DAY CARE & THE LITTLE ORANGE BOOK

If 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.


PATIENTS WHO DID NOT ATTEND FOR APPOINTMENTS MAY 2018

Number of patients who DID NOT ATTEND (DNA) appointment:


 GP - 46 (9 HOURS)


NURSE - 66 appointments (13 HOURS)


TOTAL –  112 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.

ARE YOU AGED 40-74 YEARS OF AGE?

NHS Health Checks

Are you aged 40-74 years of age?

If so you may be eligible for a FREE NHS Health Check appointment with one of our Healthcare Assistants (please see exclusion criteria below). Please book your appointment with our Reception team.

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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...

Appointments

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.