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Please note we are extremely short staffed this week and our receptionists are experiencing a high volume of telephone calls and patient queries.  Your patience is greatly appreciated and staff are answering calls as promptly as they can. 

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Flu Clinics 

If you are entitled to the Flu vaccine, please contact reception to arrange an appointment. 

Surgery opening hours are 8.30 to 12.30 and 1.30 to 6.00 daily

Please note our phone lines close at 5.30pm daily and urgent calls only will be accepted between 5.30pm and 6pm. 

Care Navigation

Our team of Medical Receptionists have been trained to Care Navigate and will ask you some questions about the reason for your appointment.  This will help you receive the RIGHT CARE from the RIGHT PROFESSIONAL at the RIGHT TIME.

Book your own Appointment

Register now to be able to book your appointment with the doctor and/or order your repeat medication on line.

https://patient.emisaccess.co.uk/Account/Login?ReturnUrl=%2f

Ask at reception for details 

We do not provide open access urgent surgeries

 Urgent appointments are available every morning for patients registered with Grove Medical practice and can be booked via the receptionist.

Urgent appointments are for urgent medical problems only

To facilitate this change, prescriptions cannot be ordered before 10.00am     

 

Please ensure you have enough medication to cover bank holidays 

 If you require urgent treatment when the surgery is closed, contact the Out of Hours service:

Beldoc 02890744447

Dalriada 02825663500

 

        Treatment  Room Service

Treatment room opening times are:

    8.30am to 5.30pm          Monday to Thursday 

The treatment room is closed from 12.30 to 1.30 daily.

  

NOTICE TO PATIENTS

If you cannot attend, please remember to cancel your appointment. Thank you 

Practice Failed Appointments Policy

Patients who fail 3 or more appointments and do not contact the surgery will be removed from our practice list. 

Repeat Prescription Re ordering

48 Hours notice is required for all repeat medication and this includes medication on Hospital Discharge letters

Please order your repeat medication via our website Grovemedicalpractice.co.uk or by e-mail to reception.083@grovemp.gp.n-i.nhs.uk

or link to computer system

https://patient.emisaccess.co.uk/Account/Login?ReturnUrl=%2f

Patients Rights

As a patient you have the right to:

  • Be registered with a GP.
  • Change Doctor easily and quickly.
  • Be offered a health check on joining the Practice.
  • Receive emergency care at any time through a GP.
  • Receive health care on the basis of clinical need regardless of ability to pay.
  • Be given a clear explanation of any treatment proposed. Have appropriate drugs and medicines prescribed.
  • Be referred to a Consultant acceptable to you when the GP thinks it is necessary.
  • Have access to your medical records, subject to any limitations in the law, and know that those working for the NHS are under legal duty to keep the contents confidential. 
  • Choose whether or not to take part in medical student training.
  • Request a yearly health check if you are 75 years or over.
  • Receive a full and prompt reply to any complaints about the services provided by the Practice.

As a patient of this Practice we expect you to

  • Treat the Doctors and Practice Staff with courtesy and respect.
  • Be punctual for appointments.
  • Give the Practice as much notice as possible if you are unable to keep your appointment.
  • Make more than one appointment if more than one person needs to be seen.
  • Be prepared to make further appointments if you have numerous or complicated problems.
  • Be patient if appointment times are running late—please remember it may be you who needs extra time on another occasion.
  • Ask for a home visit only if illness prevents you attending the Surgery—children can usually be brought safely to the Surgery.
  • Be prepared to see any GP in the Practice.
  • Plan ahead when ordering repeat prescriptions and always use the repeat prescription Line number — (028) 90164800 option 1 this line operates from 8.30am to 5.00pm daily. This number leaves the other lines free for emergencies, appointments and enquiries.
  • Carefully follow the treatment prescribed by your Doctor.

If you wish to make constructive comments, suggestions or complaint please contact the manager or complete a complaint form and leave it at the reception desk or post to practice manager. 



 
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