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NEW CARERS HUB SUPPORT SERVICE

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CQC INSPECTION / REPORT

Following our inspection at the end of September 2016, we have now received our report which is available for perusal on the website Home Page. We were pleased to receive a GOOD RATING in all categories.

 PRESCRIPTIONS - Please note that our standard turnaround time is 2 WORKING DAYS.

GP REPORTS - We are often asked to complete Insurance Reports, Holiday Cancellation forms, Passport confirmations etc. This is NOT NHS WORK and in view of the extreme pressure on our core services at the present time, please note that these type of reports will take 15 WORKING DAYS to complete.

NEW URGENT CARE CENTRE ON LONDON ROAD, NOTTINGHAM - see FURTHER INFORMATION section for full details.

NAMED ACCOUNTABLE GP FOR ALL PATIENTS - see section LATEST NEWS for details.

FUTURE PULSE

Rivergreen has successfully met the standards for Future Pulse, a new project which aims to improve access to health services for children and young people  under 25

NHS FAMILY AND FRIENDS TEST 

Please complete, it's easy, just click on the Friend & Family Test option on the right of this page. 

 

ON LINE ACCESS TO MEDICAL RECORDS. - To access any of our on line services, please ask at Reception or telephone the surgery to request an ON LINE REGISTRATION FORM.

In addition to booking appointments and ordering medication  patients will also be able to access their Summary Patient Record, on line, from 31 March 2015. Patients wishing to register for this service must complete an application form available from the surgery and supply photo ID. Additionally, full GP2GP Electronic Transfer of Medical Records will commence at the practice in March 2015.

With effect from 31 March 2016, patients will be able to access coded information in their on line record.

Latest National Patient Survey Results - JULY 2016

We were particularly pleased with our EASE OF GETTING THROUGH ON TELEPHONE score of 79 ( Nottingham CCG average - 72, National average - 73 ) - our best ever survey figure.

Out of Hours Service

With effect from 4 March 2013,  the out of hours service will be provided vis NHS 111 which is free from both landlines and mobiles.

Whilst your call will continue to be redirected if you ring the surgery number, our advice is

CALL 111 or if you have a life threatening medical emergency, dial 999.

Advance Booking of Appointments.

Following discussions at our Patient Reference Group, we have agreed to an increase in the time that patients are allowed to pre book some of our GP / Nurse appointments. Patients will now be allowed to book appointments up to 14 DAYS IN ADVANCE. Please note that this is not all appointments, just those designated as pre bookable. The vast majority will remain bookable on the day.

Patient Participation Group

Our next meeting will take place in Oct / Nov 2017 

ON LINE APPOINTMENT BOOKING

Many of our patients are now taking advantage of this new facility. It not only enables patients to book in advance but also allows them to book "on the day " appointments from 8.00am each day 

There is now a free app for your iphone,ipad or other Apple device to access SystmOnline 
Simply download from the App store

 

New Urgent Care Centre - Oct 15

URGENT CARE CENTRE

The Clifton Nurse Access Point closed on 28 September 2015. Treatment Room and Phlebotomy Services  continue to be provided at Clifton Cornerstone.

In October 2015 the new NHS Urgent Care Centre opened at Seaton House, London Road, Nottingham NG2 4LA (next to the BBC building).

The centre offers assessment and treatment for health conditions that are urgent but non-life threatening such as:

Minor burns and scalds

Minor head injury with no loss of consciousness

Skin infections and animal bites

Suspected broken bones, sprains and strains (X-ray will be available on-site)

Eye infections and minor eye injuries

No appointment is needed; just drop in between 7am and 9pm 365 days a year

The new NHS Urgent Care Centre replaced the existing NHS walk-in services:

Walk-in service at the Health Centre, Upper Parliament Street

The Health Centre premises will remain open to provide health services to patients registered with the Platform One Practice

Clifton Nurse Access Point, Clifton Cornerstone

Treatment Room (regular wound dressing service) and phlebotomy (blood testing) continue to be provided from Clifton Cornerstone

Walk-in Centre, Seaton House, London Road

The new NHS Urgent Care Centre opened from the same location on 1st October 2015.

For more information please contact NHS Nottingham City Clinical Commissioning Group Patient Experience Team on 0115 8839570 or email: patientexperienceteam@nottinghamcity.nhs.uk



 
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