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CHRISTMAS CLOSURES:

The surgery will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's day. Please ensure you have ordered prescriptions you need over the Christmas period by Friday 20 December.

HALF DAY CLOSURE:

Thursday 16 January 2020

We will reopen on Friday 17 January at 8:15am 

If you require repeat medication during this time, please send your request to the surgery by 10:30am on Tuesday 14 January 

If you require medical advice when we are closed please call 111 or 999 for emergencies

Calls are free of charge

 


 

 

Latest News

Take the Healthwatch Staffordshire survey on Active Signposting. 

Our reception team use "active signposting" to guide patients to the most appropriate support when you contact us.  If you've contacted us in the last 12 months - what was your experience?  Take part in Healthwatch Staffordshire's patient survey to tell us what you think. Click on the link below for more information

Healthwatch Patient Survey November 2019


Flu vaccine appointments - call and book to protect yourself and others!

Evening and daytime appointments available for all eligible patients during the coming weeks. Please call to make an appointment


Child flu vaccinations update

There is currently a delay in the national supply of nasal spray flu vaccines for patients under 18.  We will contact eligible patients as soon as we have a supply available.


Parking restrictions - single yellow line outside surgery on Exchange Road

The single yellow line is now in place and signage shows that parking is restricted between the hours of 0930 and 1400 each day on one side of the road.

Patients can still park on the opposite side of the road to the surgery, where appropriate.

This is NOT the surgery’s decision and is out of our control.

 


Patient Survey 2019-20 coming soon......

The Patient Group are helping to formulate this year's patient survey.  We are planning for this to be out for your feedback in the new year.

In the meantime, please use our Friends and Family cards in surgery or comment via the website, FaceBook page, email or NHS Choices.


NEWS: 'Extended Access' appointments - including Sunday morning video consultations

Following a National Government initiative from 1st September 2018 extra appointments will be offered across the whole of East Staffordshire, including evening and weekend appointments.

Additionally a new on line digital service for over 18s only will be available on Sunday mornings where appointments will be offered with a GP via the Q Doctor App. Posters will be available in the surgery shortly; please click on this link for further details https://www.qdoctor.io/

All 18 practices across East Staffordshire are participating in this extended access service. For further information please contact the surgery reception. Please note: these appointments are not available to book online using Patient Access


NEW APP FOR STUDENTS

The FREE Student Health App (previously known as 'ESC Student') provides useful and reliable health information for students - all in one single place.

  • Reduce your worries - learn when it's safe to manage self-treatable health problems yourself

  • Feel more confident - find out how to spot warning signs and know when to seek medical advice
  • Know where to go  - become more confident in navigating the NHS and get the support you need

Click on this link for more information Student Health App


WE'RE ON FACEBOOK!

For up to date information and health messages, view and like our new Facebook page.  You can also view appointments available to book online via Patient Access by clicking the Book Now button on the home page. 


31 DECEMBER IS LAST DATE FOR ORDERING REPEAT MEDICATION VIA THIS WEBSITE.....

Complete an application form for Patient Access today - see patient Online services section of this website.  This will allow you to order repeat medication, book appointments, see your test results and other aspects of your medical record. 

 

 

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