Allergy testing – webinar

Together with top allergy specialists, Professor Arshad and Professor Holloway from Southampton Medical School, we have just produced an excellent webinar for patients on: “The Truth About Allergy Testing” As so many of our patients get conflicting and down-right incorrect information from the internet, social media and magazines, we thought it was time to put … Continued

Your Data and the NHS

The way the NHS uses your data – and how to opt out of certain uses, has changed.   Please visit this website to find out more – on this site you can opt out of your data being used in certain ways:  

Appointment system is down

Our IT has failed us today. We are doing the best we can, but it is difficult, so please be patient. If your matter isn’t urgent for today, we advise waiting until later in the week to call. We hope to have the appointment IT system back up ASAP.  

Our CQC report can be found here

As a GP surgery, we are governed by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). We have just had out annual regulatory phone call. If you would like to see the report from when we were last inspected (2018), please follow this link:  

Congratulations on your pregnancy – next steps

The midwives now ask that all women complete the maternity online self-referral form via our Musgrove Park Hospital website. • Go to Musgrove Park Hospital web site • Search Maternity self-referral • Click on self-referral tab • Complete on line form ( this will enable the midwife to contact you to make your 1st … Continued

A difficult week

We have been beset with sickness across the teams this week.   We have tried to avoid it affecting the level of service we provide and we thank you for your patience.

Flu vaccines still available

We have given 1500 flu vaccinations since the start of this years flu campaign. If you are eligible and haven’t yet booked yours, please do so by calling reception now. As your registered GP practice, we have the information to know the vaccine is safe for you and the funding the follows the flu vaccination … Continued

Evening opening at Christmas

We will not be opening on the evening of Christmas Eve or New Years Eve and will close at 6.30pm. Instead we will offer appointments on Thursday 12 December, Thursday 19 December and Thursday 2 January.

Repeat medication – please allow 7 days

Due to the way many pharmacies are now dispensing off-site, it is important that you allow enough time when ordering so that you don’t run out of medication before the new prescription is ready. Typically this is 7 days now – so please ensure you order with this is mind, and leave enough time between … Continued