Opening Hours over the Festive Season

Monday 30th December 2019 8.00am until 8.00pm ,Tuesday 31st December 2019 8.00am until 6.15pm, Closed Christmas and Boxing Day  Friday 27th December 2019 8.00am until 6.15pm Monday 30th December 2019 8.00am until 8.00pm, Tuesday 31st December 8.00am until 6.15pm,Closed New Years Day, Thursday 2nd January 2020 8.00am until 6.15pm, Friday 3rd January 2020 8.00am until…

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Digital Services in Primary Care

You may have heard in the news over recent months of the increasing burden General Practice across the country is under. Greater complexity of patient needs, real term funding cuts and recruitment difficulties have meant that patients are having to wait longer to see their GP. NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group are exploring whether…

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It’s #Stoptober time! There’s never been a better time to quit. Join the thousands dumping cigarettes this October! For more information, contact the surgery or visit: www.nhs.uk/oneyou

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Primary Care Navigator

The surgery is delighted to be able to provide patients with a Care Navigator. The purpose of this service is to direct patients to services and programmes that will assist them in dealing with issues and struggles they may face. Our Care Navigator is not just used for health reasons, they will be able to…

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The Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (NGCCG) wants your views!

The Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (NGCCG) wants your views about: Online consultations Use of texts Video consultations Online services      (appointment booking, ordering repeat prescriptions, viewing your medical record) Complete the survey by visiting: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DigitalPrimaryCareServices Or visit: https://www.newcastlegatesheadccg.nhs.uk/help-shape-digital-services-in-primary-care/ Or complete a hard copy in the GP Practice

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Allotment Update

We are delighted to be able to share with you some photographs of the Allotment. We are grateful for all the help received from volunteers and we look forward to updating you all with more photographs and news. I If you are interested in helping out please contact the surgery on 0191 2821010 or visit…

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Do you look after someone who is ill, frail, disabled or mentally ill? We are interested in identifying carers, especially those who may be caring without help or support. Carers are often “hidden”, looking after a family member or helping a friend or neighbour with day-to-day tasks and may not identify themselves as a carer….

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Publication of GP Net Earnings

NHS England require that the net earnings of doctors engaged in the practice is publicised and the required disclosure is shown below.  However, it should be noted that the prescribed method for calculating earnings is potentially misleading because it takes no account of how much time doctors spend working in the practice and should not…

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Allotment Project

We have started the early stages of our allotment project to the rear of the car park at our Benfield site If you are interested in helping out in anyway please leave your name with our receptionists.  

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