Number of patients who DID NOT ATTEND (DNA) appointment: GP – 76 (15 HOURS) NURSE – 109 appointments (17 HOURS) TOTAL – 185 APPOINTMENTS LOST Please help us to help you. … [continue] PATIENTS WHO DID NOT ATTEND FOR APPOINTMENTS OCTOBER 2018
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 … [continue] ARE YOU AGED 40-74 YEARS OF AGE?
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 … [continue] GP Online Services
Dr Joughin is now able to fit and remove implants, please contact the surgery for further information.
It’s estimated that over five million people in England are at high risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes Uk – Befriending Service
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 … [continue] SAME DAY CARE & THE LITTLE ORANGE BOOK
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 … [continue] Use Your NHS Wisely
Rosewood Villa Coffee Morning Thursday 17th May 10:00am-11:30am, click continue reading for more info.
Protection from meningitis and septicaemia Men ACWY vaccine This is being offered as a new vaccination programme for all 17 and 18 year olds born between 01 September 1996 and … [continue] Meningitis Vaccine 17/18 year old
Want to learn how to manage your lung condition? Breathe Easy groups are for anyone with a lung condition as well as their family and friends. There is no need … [continue] Breathe Easy (British Lung Foundation)
Well done to our Receptionist Daniel McKeswick who came 2nd in the local “Celebration of Success” Awards 2015 for Apprentices in the North East. We are all very proud of … [continue] Celebration of Success – Runner up Award
Throckley Primary Care had a “Mystery Shopper” visit from Healthwatch and we are delighted that we received an excellent report with “no recommendations”. They were especially pleased with our “Patient … [continue] Great News – Healthwatch Mystery Shopper Report
Please be aware that GPs are no longer able to counter sign Passport Forms following new guidance from the Passport Office below:- The counter signatory must not: • Be related … [continue] Passport Forms – GPs unable to Counter Sign
GMS 2014-15 Contractual Requirement and Statement of Intent (To be available from 31st March 2015) Patient online access Patients at this practice can book appointments online. Yes Patients at this … [continue] GMS 2014-15 Contractual Requirement & Statement of Intent
Wednesday 11th February 2015 – closed 12.3opm – 5.00pm. Re-opens 5.00-6.00pm Tuesday 10th March 2015 – closed from 12.30pm. Re-opens Wednesday 11th March.
Providing trusted information in the City . 2014 Information in the City Providing Trusted Information in Newcastle Info in the City slides for GPs surgeries
The Met Office has issued a Level 3 Cold Weather alert, which indicates that severe weather is now imminent. There is a 90% probability of severe cold weather/icy conditions from … [continue] Cold Weather Update
Please note we are now OPEN tomorrow afternoon – Tuesday 13th January. The staff training session has been cancelled to enable us to deal with winter pressures.
Updated Patient Information Leaflet GP and Nurse Working Days LT 14.10. 15
Please read for all up to date information and xmas opening hours: Practice Newsletter Dec 14
Stop winter bugs spreading – wash hands thoroughly after using the toilet or before preparing food Keep warm in winter – heat your home to at least 18°C and wear … [continue] Cold Weather Communication Plan 2014-15
Sexual Health Services (New Croft Centre) & Streetwise Xmas Opening Hours Christmas Opening time 2014 (Word doc) Christmas Opening time 2014 (Adobe PDF)
Pharmacy Opening Hours (Newcastle) Xmas 2014 Xmas opening hours 2014.doc
What is this? The Friends and family Test (FFT) is being introduced into all GP Practices from December 2014. The FFT is a feedback tool that supports the fundamental principle … [continue] Friends and Family Test 1st December 2014