May 9, 2019
Bowel cancer screening for the over 60’s tips. If you require a kit please call freephone 0800 707 60 60
Apr 30, 2019
Kingswinford Medical Practice are taking part in a new pilot scheme to enable our receptionists to assist patients who don't require the services of the GP, but instead could be helped by community support, thereby allowing more people to make appointments who need them.
The scheme, giving GP receptionists more training to offer patients health advice, is being trialled in surgeries around the borough and if successful will eventually be rolled out to all 41 GP practices around the borough.
Read the full article on the Dudley News website: https://www.dudleynews.co.uk/news/17594683.gp-receptionists-trained-to-help-patients-in-new-scheme/
Apr 6, 2019
In order for our Doctors to provide you with a GP service, they are required to attend regular education, training and update workshops.
As a result the next session is taking place on: Wednesday 10th April from 4:30pm onwards.
All telephone calls will be re-directed to Malling Health.
If you require urgent attention, please call NHS 111 or alternatively please seek advice from the local Urgent Care Centre, A&E Department, Russells Hall Hospital.
We would like to thank you for your co-operation.
Feb 28, 2019
In the month of January, there were 118 missed appointments with our of the GP’s, Nurses or other Services. Please can you remember to cancel your appointment if its no longer required or you cannot attend. This allows the appointment to be re-booked and therefore it can be used by another patient who needs to see a clinician. (See information below) There are several ways to cancel appointments; Respond CANCEL to your appointment reminder, you can register for online services (which you can register for at reception or you can ring the surgery.
Feb 27, 2019
Dr Illo (GP Registrar)
Dr Illo is a GP registrar on his first placement and will be with us until August 2019.
He has hit the ground running and is already seeing patients at the surgery. Dr Illo is available on Monday afternoons, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday mornings.
We are sure you will join us in giving him a very warm welcome.