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New Appointment System FAQ

In response to concerns about the NEW APPOINTMENT SYSTEM COMMENCING MONDAY 4TH NOVEMBER the surgery has produced a Frequently Asked Question sheet. Please click on link above to access it. 


www.mycarerecord.org.uk

For the latest information regarding sharing your medical records please click on to the above link.


NHS FLU SCAM

Please click on to the above link to find out more about a information regarding a reported Flu Scam.


Flu Vaccinations

Everybody 65 YEARS OR OVER is eligible for a Flu Vaccination.

Only those UNDER THE AGE OF 65  who have received an invitation letter or text from the surgery are eligible for a Flu Vaccination.

Please contact reception to book a Flu Vaccination appointment.


New Appointment System Starting Monday 4th November 2019

Triage Appointment System

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Suffolk Family Carers Orford Surgery Monthly Clinic

Suffolk Family Carers Advisor


The Peninsula Practice and Church Farm Surgery Merger Update


After our successful consultation meetings the proposal for merging the two surgeries will be sent to the Care Commissioning Group Mid September. We expect to hear a decision by the end of October.

Please click on link below to read the Question and Answers from our consultation meetings.

Questions and Answers from Consultation Meetings


The Peninsula Practice Needs to Grow

The Peninsula Practice Needs to Grow


Booking Online Appointments

Are you aware that you can book GP, Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurse & Blood Appointments online via

www.thepeninsulapractice.co.uk

 

Please note only bloods can be taken when you book a blood appointment + the blood test MUST be at the request of a member of the Clinical Team.


We have joined a Primary Care Network to help us deliver better services, for more information please click  HERE


Autumn 2019 Newsletter

The Peninsula Practice Newsletter Autumn 2019


Why Not Try the New NHS APP

If you’re a patient at our practice you can now use the new NHS App, a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet.

You can use the NHS App to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more.

If you already use [insert name of GP online service available at practice] you can continue to use it. You can use the NHS App as well.

For more information go to www.nhs.uk/nhsapp'

(You might also need to review existing website content to make sure it covers the different options patients have to connect with online services.)


eCONSULT

eConsult is now available at The Peninsula Practice

eConsult service allows you to:

Request advice and treatment from The Peninsula Practice online

Get self-help advice for hundreds of common conditions

Please watch the video below to find out more about Econsult

 Econsult Escape the Wait

 

 


GLOW Diabetes Research Study


Citizens Advice Monthly Appointments at Alderton

Citizens Advice


GP & STAFF TRAINING CLOSURE HOURS

Wednesday 11th December 2019

The surgery will be closed from 13.00 until the following morning.

All calls will automatically be redirected to NHS 111

IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT ALL STAFF  ATTEND REGULAR TRAINING UPDATES FOR THE BENEFIT

OF PATIENT CARE


 

BREAK DOWN OF PATIENTS WHO DID NOT ATTEND APPOINTS AT THE PENINSULA PRACTICE FROM JULY 2019 TO  SEPTEMBER 2019

  

 

CLINIC TYPE

 

NUMBER APPOINTMENTS MISSED

 

MINUTES WASTED

 

BLOOD CLINIC

 

10

 

95

 

NURSE PRACTITIONER

 

 

8

 

120

 

NURSE CLINICS

 

31

 

535

 

GP CLINICS

 

32

 

380

 

HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT

 

 

13

 

                                  120

 

IF FOR ANY REASON YOU CANNOT ATTEND AN APPOINTMENT PLEASE CONTACT RECEPTION SO THAT WE CAN OFFER THE APPOINTMENT TO ANOTHER PATIENT


NHS Go - New Health App for Young People

NHS Go is the new way to get 24/7 instant access to information that can help you take control of your health.

The App is anonymous, confidential and can be downloaded for iOS and Android or you can take a look online    

www.nhsgo.uk


HOW TO MANAGE YOUR CONDITIONS AND HELP FROM THE  NHS

CLICK HER FOR MORE INFORMATION 


VirtTuri

Your first point of call for coping with coughs, colds, sore throat and flu - get the answers you need 24/7.

Dr Matthew Piccaver may be able to answer some of your questions about coughs, colds, sore throats and the flu. That way, you can manage your symptoms more effectively and can understand when you should book an appointment with your GP.

It is available on your mobile, on your tablet or on your PC so wherever you are when you have a question, that question can be answered.

VirtTuri

 

 

 

 

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