Patients who think they may have contracted the coronavirus must not attempt to come into the surgery, go home and ring NHS 111 for advice or telephone the surgery for instructions.
Please do not go to your local pharmacists or hospitals as this could infect others.
Whilst Coronavirus is still a significant risk to our lives, we will continue to deal with consultations either by telephone/video conference only. But we will inform patients when things are returning to some form of normaility.
During the Coronavirus epidemic we will not be seeing patients in the surgery for face to face consultations, all consultations will take place as telephone consultations, if the doctor feels they need to see you they will allocate a time when you can come to the surgery, please do not bring anyone with you, unless they are your carer, For children either a parent/guardian.
Our Surgery door is open between the hours of 8.00am to 6.30pm, Monday to Friday only. We are not open on any Bank holidays, but should you require general medical advise or in need of a GP please ring 111 for accidents please go to your nearest A&E dept. or for Minor injuries to your nearest Urgent care Centre (UCC).
From 1st October the practice will close every 2nd Thursday of the month for Staff training/education, this is a local scheme operated within HMR CCG, and on the designated days the surgery will close it doors at 1.00 pm re-opening the next day at 8.00 am. Should you need an emergency doctor between the hours of 1.00 pm and 6.30 pm on the day we are closed, please ring 0161 763 4242 who will triage emergencies and respond as appropriate.
With effect from 1st July 2019, the practice will be offering additional clinical appointments for patients who require early morning appointments for diagnostic purposes, these include Blood taking, Blood Pressure checks, ECGs, Health checks and weight management.
This service programme may be subject to change from time to time, but any changes to our service will be advertised in advance.
Please book with the reception desk should you wish an early morning appointment for any of the above.
Should you require any further information regarding our service, then please contact the surgery on 01706 644040.
Mrs M Swann – Practice Manager