Noticeboard

From 19 July face coverings will still be required when entering any site of Sandhurst Group Practice, unless you are exempt. In line with official public health advice, measures remain in place across all healthcare services to protect patients, visitors and staff. 

From Monday 19th July our doors will be open again from 08:30am  

On the day appointments will be available on the telephone from 8am - we encourage everyone who is phoning for anything other than on the day GP appointments to phone after 9:30am - thank you for your understanding

The latest news section directs you how to obtain a Vaccine Passport 

(this is not available through the GP surgery)

Please be ready to give your Date of Birth and a SHORT description of why you require a consultation immediately you get through - this will help us deal with you quickly 

 Please note that Face Coverings & Mask Exemption Letter Requests will be refused as Government guidance suggests there is no requirement for evidence for exemption. For further information please follow  this link Face Mask Exemption Poster.             

                         Please call 111 for help and advise 

  Your local A&E is experiencing longer delays than usual, so to help us (and to avoid a long wait) we would ask that you only attend there or call 999 in a serious or life-threatening emergency.

OVER THE COUNTER MEDICATIONS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE ON PRESCRIPTION PLEASE SEE LATEST NEWS

 Our Home Visits are now carried out by Paramedics - they will have ID for checking and will arrive in  normal transport.  They have full access to your notes and will be communicating with your Named GP.  Please request a Home Visit through Reception as normal.  The Paramedic may phone to check your symptoms and the emergency beforehand, so make sure we have your correct contact details. 

We no longer offer Travel advice & Clinics. You  will need to go to your local Travel Clinic for this advice or go online to a travel Website such as fit-for-travel 

Living with a health condition? Free NHS Self Management Courses are now available for people living in Bracknell. Please visit out Latest News section for further information 

At our recent CQC inspection our rating was 'GOOD' in all areas

  

Practice Management

Jennie Ford

Group Practice Manager

The Group Practice Manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice and making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care. The practice manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care. 

Administration

Clinical Administrators

We have 2 clinical administrators who handle all our recalls for your long term conditions and routine vaccinations.  If you have any questions please contact them through reception who will pass any message on and get them to telephone, email or text you.

We are increasingly using Text to communicate with patients.  Please help us to help you by making sure we have your correct Mobile Phone Number on your medical file.

Workflow Team

Our workflow team handle all incoming paperwork.  Scanning onto patient notes, filing electronic paperwork and sending to clinical and admin staff if further actions are required

Reception

Receptionists provide an important link for patients with the practice and are your initial contact point for general enquiries. They can provide basic information on services and results and direct you to the right person depending on your health issue or query. Receptionists make most of the patient appointments with the GPs and nurses.

The receptionist will ask all patients the reason for their appointment when booking.  This is so the patient will be directed to the best person to deal with their needs and this may not always be your GP.  They are covered by our code of confidentiality but if you do not wish to disclose this information please inform them that the reason for your appointments is Private.

Asking for a small amount of detail also gives the clinician time to prepare and read any previous history prior to your appointment.

Prescription clerks are on hand to deal with all your prescription requirements.

Secretaries

The secretaries assist the GP's in ensuring all referrals are sent in a timely manner.

As well as being the practice secretaries they also assist the surgery team and patients in liaising with local hospitals and services.

 

 
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