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CQC INSPECTION

Dear Patients

The practice had their routine CQC (Care Quality Commission) Inspection on 16th March 2018.  Both our sites (Kenton and Benwell) will be inspected to ensure we are providing the best service to our patients.

The Practice was rated GOOD in every category at both inspections (16th March 2018 and 4th December 2014).

You can view the report on the CQC Website or there is a link on this home page.

Thank you for your support

Julie Wade

Practice Manager

 

 

 

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CQC INSPECTION

Dear Patients

The practice had their routine CQC (Care Quality Commission) Inspection on 16th March 2018.  Both our sites (Kenton and Benwell) were inspected to ensure we are providing the best service to our patients.

The inspections on 16th March 2018 and 2nd December 2014 the practice was rated as GOOD in every category.

You can view the previous report on the CQC Website or by clicking here.

Thank you for your support

Julie Wade

Practice Manager

 

ORDER YOUR REPEAT MEDICATION IN ADVANCE

When you order your repeat medication either using this online service or by contacting the practice directly, the practice require 24hours to process your request.

All requests need to be checked and signed by a GP. 

The practice is NOT able to take requests for SAME DAY REPEAT MEDICATION.

SURGERY CLOSURES 2018

  • Monday 27th August - All Day
  • Tuesday 11th September - PM Only
  • Tuesday 18th September - PM Only
  • Wednesday 17th October - PM Only
  • Wednesday 21st November - PM Only
  • Tuesday 25th December - All Day
  • Wednesday 26th December - All Day

    Great North Care Record

    Your Great North Care Record is the development of access for health professionals to view your electronic medical records. that will over time include a range of healthcare information to help improve the care you receive in the North East. You are automatically opted into sharing the record. If you would like to opt out you will need to contact the practice.

    What will happen if i opt in?
    If you fall ill and need emergeny treatment the doctor or nurse may need to know if you have any allergies or what medication you are taking. They will ask your premission to view your Greath North Care Record.

    Who will see my record?
    GP practices, NHS 111, NHS Hospitals, Mental Health Services, Out-Of-Hours Doctors and Ambulance Services. Your records will only be looked at by people involved in your care. Your information wont be shared with anyone who doesnt need it to provide treatment, care and support with you. Your details will be kept safe and wont be made public, passed on to third party who is not directly involved in your care.

    If you would like more information or advice on this please contact the helpline 03448119587 or email gncarerecord@nhs.net

    CQC (Care Quality Commission)
    The Practice was inspected on Friday 16th March 2018. The report is now available by clicking here.

    The practice was given and overall rating of GOOD on all 5 elements of the inspection.

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