Please see the updated advise from Public Health.
Patients should contact 111 for advice if they think that they meet the criteria and should not contact or present at the GP surgery.
PLEASE BE AWARE
Further to the recent Public Health Guidance - If you have recently travelled back from China and are suffering from any of the following:
* Runny Nose
* Sore Throat
* Generally feel unwell
* Have been in close contact with anyone suffering from the above.
DO NOT - present at the surgery or at any other Health Provider.
DO - Contact the surgery and speak with one of the Reception Team who will arrange for a GP to contact you with further advice and guidance.
Many thanks for your co-operation and support.
We have several vacancies within the practice, please click here for more information.
THE DEEPING AND GLINTON
PATIENTS’ PARTICIPATION GROUP
Are you interested in finding out more about the Deepings Health Centre?
Would you like to assist us in shaping the future of the Practice to improve your patient experience?
Would you like to influence the development of local health services?
We would like you to tell us your experiences of the practice so that we can strive to improve the services we provide?
We want our registered patients to have a voice and patient participation is a great way for patients and GP surgeries to work together to improve services, promote health and participate in decision making in the NHS.
If you would be interested in joining our Patient Participation Group, please contact the practice on 01778 579000 and leave your details: a member of the PPG will call you back.
For more information and details of meeting agendas, please click here
We need to know what you think
SHOULD I SEE A G.P. OR A NURSE
This is a question that we get asked alot
The aim is to have our patients seen quickly and by the most appropriate clinician, thereby also freeing up G.P. appointments.
We hope the information shown will help you to understand why you will be booked with one of our nurse practitioners in the first instance if appropriate.
Our Nurse Practitioners can prescribe medication and also make onward referrals (if required).
Below is a snap shot of what our Nurse Practitioners are able to treat;
Asthma diagnosed / Abdominal pain / Back Pain / Breast Lump or Breast Pain / Burns / Cellulitis - inflamed / Chest infection/shortness of breath / Colds / Conjunctivitis / Coughs / Diarrhoea / Constipation / Dizziness / Ear infections / Eye/Visual problems / Gout / Haemorrhoids/Piles / Hay Fever / Headache (not migraine) / Head lice / Indigestion- not child / In growing Toenails (infected) / Joint sprains / Morning After Pill / Oral thrush / Rashes / Reflux- not child / Shingles / Skin infections / Sore throats / Tonsillitis / Urinary tract infections / Vaginal thrush / Vomiting
THE DEEPINGS PRACTICE
We 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.
Access & Facilities
There are reserved car parking spaces for the disabled. There are also disabled toilet facilities and the surgery entrance has suitable access for wheelchair users. Hearing loops can be found at the reception desks and at the dispensary.
(Site updated 25/02/2020)