NEW PHONE SYSTEM AND CHANGE OF TELEPHONE NUMBERS
OUR TELEPHONE PROVIDER AND SYSTEM OPERATIONS FOR CALL HANDLING IS CHANGING MOST IMPORTANTLY SO IS OUR CONTACT NUMBERSOur telephone service provider is changing and so are the Practice telephone numbers (we have tried to avoid the change of numbers but this has been outside of our control) The changeover dates have not yet been confirmed; however, this is likely to be the end of February/beginning of March. We are just waiting for our requirements to be programmed in to the new system. We will alert patients to the new numbers as soon as we know them and full information for patients will be provided. read more...
CARE NAVIGATION INTRODUCED BY OUR GP PARTNERS
Dr Chandra and his GP Partners have introduced a new system of 'Care Navigation' when you call the Practice with you enquiry. Our 'Care Navigators' will need to ask you a few questions to deal with your call more effectively and our GP Partners ask for patients cooperation with this as much as possible. They will direct you to the most appropriate health care professional which may not always be a GP In some cases it may be necessary for one of the clinical team to ring you back to discuss your condition in more detail Pharmacies can offer minor ailments advice and over the counter medications read more...
CERVICAL CANCER PREVENTION AND SCREENING
THE NHS NEEDS YOUR HELP WITH WINTER PRESSURE
IN THE RIGHT SETTING FOR THEIR CONDITION
USE NHS SERVICES RESPONSIBLY
NORTH ROAD SUITE TEAM ARE ANTIBIOTIC GUARDIANS – CLICK ON THE ‘SELF CARE’ TAB AT THE TOP FOR MORE INFORMATION
We are asking all our patients to support the 'Antibiotic Guardian Campaign'
See the 'Self Care' and 'News' tabs at the top for more information
IMPORTANT ALERT Seasonal Flu is now circulating
IMPORTANT ALERT - SEASONAL FLU IS NOW CIRCULATING
All patients 65 and over, all patients OF ANY AGE WITH A LONG TERM MEDICAL CONDITION SUCH AS ASTHMA, DIABETES, COPD, HEART CONDITIONS who have long term medical conditions of any age' ARE AT PARTICULAR SERIOUS RISK
If you are eligible and have not yet HAD YOUR FLU VACCINATION OR YOU PREVIOUSLY DECLINED VACCINATION YOU CAN STILL HAVE IT
please call the Practice to book your appointment
FED UP OF A QUEUING? REGISTER FOR YOUR PERSONAL ONLINE ACCOUNT TO ACCESS SERVICES
AVOID THE QUEUE and register for our ONLINE SERVICES, book and cancel appointments 24/7, order repeat medication, view your test results, request access to your ‘detailed coded medical records’ and message the Practice with routine non-urgent questions. Saves you time and phone call costs and you can manage your health care at convenient times to you. It only takes 5 minutes to register - just bring two forms of I.D (one to be photo ID if possible) to the Practice and we can set up your secure account. (Note each person requiring registration needs to attend in person – contact Rachael Atkinson online access lead on
01924 351632 (ask for ext: 1816)
EMERGENCY NOTICES TO PATIENTS
EMERGENCY NOTICES TO PATIENTS
WE HAVE NO SPECIFIC PRACTICE ALERTS AT THIS TIME
HOWEVERPatients will notice that the car park entrance doors are NOW working; however, both sets of outer doors are also in the process of replacement.
PRACTICE PROTECTED TIME CLOSURE DATES FOR TRAINING
PRACTICE PROTECTED TIME CLOSURES FOR TEAM TRAINING
- ONE TUESDAY IN EACH MONTH THE PRACTICE CLOSES AT 1 PM AND DOES NOT OPEN TILL THE FOLLOWING DAY (WEDNESDAY AT 7.20 AM)
- THIS ALLOWS US TO CARRY OUT OUR ESSENTIAL TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME WITH ALL OF OUR TEAM MEMBERS
BANK HOLIDAY OPENING ARRANGEMENTS
EASTER 2018 OPENING AND CLOSED TIMES
will be posted at the beginning of March
THE PARTNERS AND ALL OF THE TEAM
WISH ALL OUR PATIENTS AND THEIR FAMILIES
A HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS 2018
MANY THANKS FOR ALL YOUR APPRECIATIONS, CARDS AND WARM WISHES,
ALL OF YOUR KIND GIFTS OF SEASONAL FAYRE
ALL OF WHICH MEAN A GREAT DEAL TO ALL THE TEAM
Dedicated Appointment Cancellation Message Line
Call 01924 351631
(THIS LINE IS AN AUTOMATED SERVICE FOR CANCELLING APPOINTMENTS ONLY - PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE ANY OTHER MESSAGE AS THEY CANNOT BE ACTED UPON).
Call 01924 351520 and select option 1 from the menu or register for 'SystmOnline' where you can book appointments via this website. (see our services or further details tabs for how to register).
Appointment times (you can now book online) download our top tip guide to appointments top-tips-for-practice-services
Monday 8.05—11.35 13.00—18.20
Monday am pre-bookable 7.25—8.05am
Tuesday 8.05—11.35 13.00—18.20
Tuesday am pre-bookable 7.35—8.05am
Wednesday 8.05—11.35 15.20—18.20
Wednesday am pre-bookable 7.25—8.05am
Thursday 8.05—11.35 13.00—18.20
Thursday am pre-bookable 7.35—8.05am
Friday 8.05—11.05 13.40—18.10
Friday am pre-bookable 7.25—8.05am
Want to Cancel? ring our 24/7 automated appointment cancellation voice mail line on 01924 351631 (FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS—DO NOT LEAVE ANY OTHER MESSAGES AS THEY CANNOT BE ACTED UPON) – or cancel via your online account.
Download our leaflet on how to access Routine and Emergency Care for you and your family
NRS routine and emergency care fromJAN 2017