Welcome to Throckley Primary Care

Drs Joughin, Jones, Blaylock & Forbes

Pharmacy Opening Times Xmas 2016

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Welfare Rights Drop In Clinic

WELFARE RIGHTS DROP IN CLINIC -  930-12.00 NOON
Great news - we are pleased to announce the return of this very popular drop-in clinic which will run until March 2017. The next clinics will be:
Tues 6th Dec
Tues 10th Jan 17
Tues 7th Feb 17
No appointment necessary.

Medical Students in the Practice – Consent & Confidentiality

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Patients Who Did Not Attend Appointments – Oct 2016

PATIENT INFORMATION – OCT 2016  Number of patients who DID NOT ATTEND (DNA) appointments:-  GP - 37 Appointments   (10 HOURS) NURSE - 69 Appointments (12.5 HOURS) TOTAL – 106 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.

Patient Participation Group

The next PPG Meeting will be on Thursday 17th December 2016 1.00-3.30pm.  If you would like to join this Group please pick up a registration form at Reception.  Thank you.

New Online Services

You can now register for Online Services with our clinical system provider SystmOne.  Please call in at Reception and pick up a new registration form.  You will need to provide TWO forms of ID to register for this service.  One must have photographic evidence e.g. Passport, Driving Licence and the second should confirm you live at the registered address. read more...

SMS TEXT MESSAGING SERVICE

In the very near future Throckley Primary Care will be sending patients who have a mobile telephone, a confirmation text and a reminder text of their forthcoming appointment at the Practice. read more...

Use your NHS Wisely

KNOW YOUR NHS AND WHAT IT COSTS: Calling an Ambulance:  £240.00 Stepping into A & E:   £111 Stepping into your GP Surgery:   £32.00 A call to NHS Direct:   £16.00 A click on NHS Choices Website:   £0.46 read more...

Extract of Fit Note Information

The Department of Health has advised us that at the end of January they will begin extracting information on Fit Notes (formerly called Sick Notes) from patient medical records. This information will be anonymised so individuals will not be identified. read more...

Healthwatch Award for Throckley Primary Care

IMG_3152 We are delighted to announce we have been awarded a "Healthwatch Star" certificate for our work in Palliative Care.  Well done to the team.

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.