Welcome to Ashby Turn Primary Care Centre
'Holistic family healthcare, easily accessible to all'.
Welcome to our surgery website where we hope you will quickly benefit from a user friendly layout and a wealth of information. We welcome comments and suggestions for what else you would like to see on the website!
Flu Season 2017/18
DIABETIC? PREGNANT? OVER 65? HAVE A LONG TERM CONDITION?
Running until Friday 24th November 2017 - Drop in Flu Vaccination Clinics (No Appointment Needed)
Monday to Friday 1:30pm - 2:30pm (please note that on the second Wednesday of each month the surgery closes at 1:00pm. The drop in clinic will not be running on these days.
Pre-bookable Monday to Friday vaccination appointments also available. Please ask at reception for availability.
Picking up your prescription? Why not have your flu vaccination while you are here TODAY? Ask at reception for availability.
BEAT THE FLU BUGS. GET YOUR VACCINATION EARLY!
You can now access a number of services online. Ordering a repeat prescription, booking and cancelling appointments or sending us your comments are all just a click away. You can also apply for access to your detailed coded medical record and test results. If you’re not yet registered for online services you can also download the necessary forms here or alternatively pop into the surgery and ask our receptionists for more information.
We provide ground floor services and facilities and the building is fully accessible by pushchairs and wheelchairs. The approach and access to the building is on one level. The main reception counter has a lowered section and there is plenty of space around the reception. A wheelchair is available on request for use while in the surgery. Reception staff are on hand to provide assistance for you, please ask on arrival or alternatively if you want to discuss access before attending the surgery please contact the practice manager on 01724 842051.
Special parking bays are available for vehicles displaying the appropriate Blue Badge and these are located directly to the front of the building.
Please do not park in the area designated by yellow lines and no waiting cones, which is required for access by emergency vehicles. Please note that Blue Badge holders are NOT entitled to park in this restricted area.
The NHS operate a zero tolerance policy with regard to violence and abuse and the practice has the right to remove violent patients from the list with immediate effect in order to safeguard practice staff, patients and other persons. Violence in this context includes actual or threatened physical violence or verbal abuse which leads to fear for a person’s safety. In this situation we will notify the patient in writing of their removal from the list and record in the patient’s medical records the fact of the removal and the circumstances leading to it.
Statement of Intent
New contractual requirements came into force from 1st April 2014 requirring that GP Practices should make available a statement of intent in relation to the following Information Technology (IT) developments:
1) Summary Care Record (SCR)
2) GP to GP Record Transfers
3) Patient Online Access to their GP Record
4) Data for commissioning and other secondary care purposes
Please click here to see our Practice's stance with regard to these points.
(Site updated 06/11/2017)