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All of our patients have an accountable named GP who is responsible for overall care. If you are unsure who this is please ask next time you visit the practice. If you have a preference to which GP that is please contact the practice.

 

Furzton Medical centre will introduce a new role of a nurse practitioner from April 2016 , if you have a minor illness we would recommend first you speak to your local pharmacy and if required book an appointment with our nurse practitioner there are a number of conditions she is able to prescribe for please check with reception upon booking.

Do we have your upto date contact details ? please ensure you provide the practice with any changes

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We Offer 10 minute open access appointments in the morning. We advise you to register online where possible for all of our services, if you are not able to book online please contact reception  to book these appointments

Afternoon surgeries are pre-booked and some same day access with various start times for different doctors, you can book 4 weeks in advance. One appointment is for one patient only. If there is more than one patient that wishes to be seen please tell the receptionist at the time of booking or if you feel you may need a longer appointment with the doctor, please tell the receptionist and it will be made as a double appointment for you.

We have Advanced Nurse Practitioners who are able to see and treat a range of conditions .Minor Illness , Blood pressure , Minor Injury where possible we ask that you book with the Urgent Care team in the first instant

When you call our team the Care Navigators will ask for brief details of your illness/ symptoms. This is at the request of our doctors to ensure that you are directed to the right clinician the first time

Urgent Appointments

If you need urgent medical advice please call 111  

Non-English Speakers

Our doctors have a variety of language skills that make it easier for you to attend your medical appointments and have a conversation in your first language.

Practice Nurses

In a number of cases it might be worth considering an appointment with a practice nurse rather than a doctor. Practice nurses are qualified to deal with many ailments and you may be seen more quickly. Nurses’ appointment times vary depending on procedure. There is a nurse at both sites Monday to Friday at various hours.

Cancellations

If you cannot attend an appointment for any reason please inform us as soon as possible in order for us to give the slot to someone else.

Extended GP Access. Contact Reception

 
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