Surgery News

Communications

You have probably noticed that it can difficult to get through on our telephones, and for that we apologise. We have made some adaptations to the call handling system and are in discussions regarding an upgrade to the system for better functionality. In the meantime,...

Palpitations Monitor

The practice has recently invested in three palpitations monitors which work with your smartphone to allow you to take an ECG trace of your palpitations at home. If your GP identifies that your palpitations are appropriate to check with this device, they will arrange...

House Visits

From March, you will have until 11am to make your request for a home visit. Our hope is that we will have a complete list of requests by 11am, which will then be triaged by the duty GP. You may receive a telephone call to gain more information, be given advice or even...

Travel Vaccinations

The notice period for foreign travel advice from the practice nurse team is changing. This was previously 3 weeks before the date of travel. After discussion with clinical staff it was felt that this period didn’t provide sufficient time to cover all immunisations...