****VERY EXCITING NEWS FOR OUR PATIENTS & OUR PRACTICE****
If you was unable to attend the road show at the Uplands Medical Practice please feel free to attend any of our other road shows at any of our sites.
21st November 9am - 11.30am at Minden Family Practices (Yacht, Anchor & Waves)
28th November 9am - 11.30am at Tottington Medical Practice
5th December 9am-11.30 at Spring Lane Surgery, Radcliffe
8th December, 2017 16.30apm - 18.30pm Uplands Medical Centre
12th December, 9am- 11.30am at Greenmount Medical Centre
As well as our roadshows, an important step in our merger plans is to engage with our patients to fully understand what things you value the most about our practice and what things we could do to make it even better! Understanding the views of our patients will enable Tower Family Healthcare to maintain and build upon the best of what we do now and will also health to make our services even better in the future.
Merging practices is a big step for all of us and one which we are very excited about. We would therefore also like to understand our patients view on our merger plans and would be grateful if you could take a few minutes to complete our important PATIENT QUESTIONNAIRE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS TO OPEN THE DOCUMENTS CLICK ON THE HEADINGS. Once completed they can be placed into the 'patient questionnaire box' located within the patients waiting room, or alternatively send to the BUCG.UplandsMedicalPractice@nhs.net
TOWER HEALTH ROADSHOWS POSTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE HEADING
Changes to the appointments and how we book appointments
From 6th November there will be changes to our appointment system , you will no longer be able to make an appointment at the reception desk between the hours of 8.00am-9am please click on the link in Further information for more details.
LEARNING TIMES ARE A REQUIREMENT FOR EVERY GP'S PRACTICE, PLEASE BE ADVISED ON THE SECOND THURSDAY OF EVERY MONTH THERE WILL BE A GP/STAFF LEARNING TIME HELD AT THE UPLANDS. THEREFORE THE PRACTICE WILL BE CLOSED FROM 1.00-3.30 ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:-
- THURSDAY 14TH DECEMBER, 2017
- THURSDAY11TH JANURARY, 2018
- THRUSDAY 8TH FEBRUARY, 2018
- IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY DURING THESE HOURS YOU CAN CONTACT BARDOC
DO YOU HAVE ANY PARTICULAR COMMUNICATIONS PREFERENCES? FOR EXAMPLE, DO YOU HAVE IMPAIRED SIGN AND THEREFORE NEED US TO WRITE TO YOU IN LARGE PRINT?
PLEASE MAKE RECEPTION AWARE OF YOUR PREFERENCES SO THAT WE CAN MAKE A NOTE IN YOUR MEDICAL RECORD AND COMPLY WITH YOUR REQUEST.
MILITARY VETERAN CLICK HERE
IF YOU NEED A FIT NOTE (PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS SICK NOTE)PLEASE COMPLETE BY CLICKING HERE AND RETURN TO SURGERY BY EMAILING TO BUCCG.UplandsMedicalPractice@nhs.net or by hand.
CAN A PHARMACIST HELP INSTREAD OF A DOCTOR CLICK HERE
RECEPTIONIST AND WHY THEY ASK YOU ABOUT YOUR APPOINTMENT CLICK HERE
Friend and Family TestWe are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The technology also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
Partners in Care
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
The practice is also involved in the teaching of medical students.
Disabled access and parking is available.
To register for online services click here
(Site updated 14/12/2017)