Car park work

please be aware we are having work done on our car park for the next week, please allow more time to arrive for your appointment as parking may be more difficult

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GP Extended Access Service

We’re here for you, for longer – GP Extended Access Service Appointments with a GP or Practice Nurse are now available in the evenings and weekends for patients registered at this practice, these are called  ‘Extended Access’ appointments.  We are working with other practices in Bedfordshire to provide these additional appointments to increase access to […]

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FLU JABS

Contact reception to book in your flu jabs. Your GP encourages you to have your flu jab at the surgery so the nurse can check your medical records for eligibility for other vaccines including shingles and pneumonia.  

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ELECTRONIC DATA SHARING

Electronic Data Sharing relates to your secure computerised records held on our system at the Surgery.  With your permission this information can be shared with other healthcare services involves in your care to help deliver the best level of care for you.  Please ask at reception for a leaflet which contains all the information you […]

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Data Protection Act -Patient Information

We need to hold personal information about you on our Computer system and in paper records to help us look after your health needs PLEASE HELP US TO KEEP YOUR RECORD UP TO DATE BY INFORMING US OF ANY CHANGES TO YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES. Doctors and staff in the practice have access to your medical records […]

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THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION ACT 2018

The General Protection Directive (1995) is being replaced on May 25th 2018 by the General Data Protection Regulation (2018) This means it may be necessary for the purposes of preventive or occupational medicine for assessing the working capacity of the employee, medical diagnosis, the provision of health or social care or treatment or management of […]

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Dementia Audit 2018 – Helping to improve dementia care

This GP Practice is taking part in an important project about dementia care.  This project is called the Bedfordshire Dementia Audit and will run until the end of April 2018.   A Project manager will be checking patients with a dementia diagnosis, those receiving medication for dementia and those with memory problems.  This is to […]

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SMS MESSAGING SERVICE

We are pleased to announce that we now offer a free SMS text messaging service to patients. You will now automatically receive important information from the surgery by test message, including reminders of the date and time of your next booked appointment. If you are aged 16 or over, and you are not sure you […]

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New telephone system

We now have a new telephone system installed, please listen carefully to all the options before making your selection as option selections have changed. Please only select 0 if it is an emergency and you need IMMEDIATE medical attention, as abusing this line could stop a genuine emergency getting through. Please also note that we […]

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