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It has been advised that all practices should:
- Suspended all 'routine' GP appointments whilst surgeries concentrate on urgent care for the most unwell.
- Move from face-to-face appointments to telephone and virtual appointments. Our new e-Consult service will support this process.
- Practices will move to a system where ALL patients will need to speak to a medical professional to determine the need for an appointment.
Patients are being urged to bear with us and our team during this period of high demand and uncertainty and follow updates on the practice website, Facebook page and SMS message.
Patients can find regularly updated information via the NHS website
- If you think you have COVID-19 symptoms please go to 111 online DO NOT ATTEND YOUR GP SURGERY
- Please follow the new NHS advice to self-isolate at home for 7 days if you have: a fever AND / OR a new persistent cough
- if your symptoms are manageable at home and you would not ordinarily require medical attention please do not call 111 unless your condition deteriorates.
- At this point in time GPs CANNOT test for the coronavirus which causes COVID-19
Local GP Practices are now working together to offer greater access to a range of appointments outside usual surgery hours. Click Here for more information.
We would like to know how we can improve our service to you and how you perceive our surgery and staff.
To help us with this, we are setting up a virtual patient representation group so that you can have your say. We will ask the members of this representative group some questions from time to time, such as what you think about our opening times or the quality of the care or service you received. We will contact you via email and keep our surveys succinct so it shouldn’t take too much of your time.
We aim to gather around a hundred patients from as broad a spectrum as possible to get a truly representative sample. We need young people, workers, retirees, people with long term conditions and people from non-British ethnic groups.
If you are happy for us to contact you occasionally by email please click the link below to open the sign-up form and complete all the fields.
Complete the Patient Group Sign-up Form Online
If you prefer, you can download the sign up form as a pdf document, print it out, complete it and return it to the practice.
Download the pdf version of our sign up form
More information about the patient participation group can be obtained by emailing:
We will be in touch shortly after we receive your form. Please note that no medical information or questions will be responded to.
Many thanks for your assistance
The information you supply us will be used lawfully, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. The Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to know what information is held about you and sets out rules to make sure that this information is handled properly.
The Patient Participation Group meets on a bi-monthly basis, usually on a Tuesday evening at 6 pm for about an hour.
Please see the latest available minutes
PPG Meeting Minutes October 2018