AUTOMATED ARRIVAL SYSTEM
Our surgery has introduced new Automated Arrival System.
This system allows patients to check-in themselves, saving time and avoiding Queues at the reception desk.
It is discreet and and user friendly.
If you experience any difficulties whilst using our new system, please ask member of staff who will be happy to assist you.
NEW EMAIL ADDRESS FOR REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS
UPCOMING CLOSURE : Tuesday 24.04. 2013
24.04.2013- The surgery will be closed form 12:30 onwards for protected learning.
If you need to see or speak to a Doctor ,please contact OOH on 01189365390.
The surgery will reopen on Thursday 25.04 at 8am
NHS Urgent Care Services
NHS 111 is the new three-digit telephone service that's being introduced to improve access to NHS urgent care services. Patients can use this number when they need medical help or advice and it's not urgent enough to call 999.
NHS 111 operates 24/7, 365 days per year and is free to use from a landline and a mobile.
Berkshire timeline for NHS 111 Soft Launch and Public Launch.
Following intensive work with the Local Area Team and the Department of Health a phased approach to the go live timescales has been agreed. This phased approach will support neighbouring areas and to ensure a safe service for patients.
The timeline is:
Phase One - 25/04/2013: Berkshire East Area Only -
111 will manage the Out of Hours calls for the Berkshire East area, including all mobile calls and land line calls from the following area codes:
Phase Two - 15/05/2013: Berkshire West Area
NHS 111 will manage the Out of Hours calls for the Berkshire West area, including all mobile calls and land line calls from the remaining Berkshire area codes:
Phase Three - 18/06/2013: NHS Direct 08454647 close
NHS Direct 0845 46 47 will become an answer phone message advising callers to dial 111.