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Bowel Cancer Screening

Bowel cancer screening for the over 60’s tips. If you require a kit please call freephone 0800 707 60 60




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Healthy Living Practices Scheme

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.  

Receptionists from 8 practices around the borough
Our Reception Team Leader, Alison Sibley (front centre) pictured.

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/

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Missed Appointments July 2018

In the month of July, there were 149 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.
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NHS Electronic Prescription Service

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Are you one of the 51% of our patients that have registered for the NHS Electronic Prescription service? If so, thank you!

If you aren't already registered, would you be interested in registering?

As explained below registration allows us to send your prescriptions directly to your nominated pharmacy-as such, you won't need to attend the surgery to collect your prescription, saving you time.

You can choose the most convenient place for you, such as near your home, where you shop, or where you work. This is flexible and can be changed at any time-just let our reception team or your pharmacy know.

EPS is reliable, secure and confidential. Your electronic prescription will be seen by the same people in GP practices, pharmacies, and NHS prescription payment and fraud agencies that see your paper prescription now.

Please ask a member of our reception team for further information.

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Extended Access update - May 2018

In the Kingswinford, Amblecote and Brierley Hill area practices are working in partnership to provide additional GP appointments.
 
Additional Clinics can be accessed at the listed times, on the following sites:

Summerhill Surgery:  Monday and Wednesday
Rangeways Road Surgery:Tuesday
Three Villages Medical Practice:Wednesday and Sunday
High Oak Surgery:Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Moss Grove - Kingswinford Surgery:Saturday
Kingswinford Medical Practice:Saturday
AW Surgeries:Saturday
Waterfront Surgery:Saturday

If you need access to an evening or weekend non-urgent appointment, please call and speak to the receptionist at your registered practice during normal opening hours.  The telephone lines will not necessarily be available during these additional clinic times.

Your appointment may be with another practice in the area and may not be at your registered practice.


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