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Welcome to Abridge Surgery

ABRIDGE SURGERY HOSPITAL DISCHARGE PRESCRIPTIONS

 Please be aware that the Surgery will no longer be fulfilling any hospital discharge or outpatient prescriptions in accordance with West Essex CCG requirements.

Any prescriptions that have been given to you upon hospital discharge or from outpatients must be fulfilled by the discharging hospital and NOT Abridge Surgery.

 Unfortunately if you present your hospital discharge prescription at the Surgery you will be asked to return to the hospital to collect your medication.

Thank you in advance for your understanding

Abridge Surgery & West Essex CCG

Patient Information

 In accordance with NHS England guidance, our patient referrals may be discussed with colleagues and West Essex CCG representatives.  

Over The Counter Medicine Survey

The West Essex CCG Pharmacy team would appreciate it if you could take part in the survey below:

https://surveys.essexinsight.org.uk/Overthecounter#

Great news and thank you!

We wanted to share with you the fantastic feedback that we have received from the recent GP Patient Survey 2016-2017.

This is more great news which puts Abridge Surgery in the top 30% of practices across England for overall patient satisfaction.

The GP Patient Survey is an independent survey run by Ipsos MORI on behalf of NHS England. The survey is sent out to over a million people across the UK. The results show how people feel about their GP practice.

The survey results can be found at:https://gp-patient.co.uk/

What this practice does best

The Patient Survey Results 2016/17 have been published.

The overall patient experience who thought our service was ‘good’ is 91.2%

Headline figures:-

· 98% of respondents had confidence and trust in the last nurse they saw or spoke to (local & national average 97%)

· 92% of patients find receptionists at this surgery helpful (local average 84% & national average 87%)

· 97% of patients say they had confidence and trust in the last GP they saw or spoke to (local & national average 95%)

Doctors

Dr Douglas Colvin & Dr Ben Isinkaye

How To Contact Us

37 Ongar Road
Abridge
Romford
Essex
RM4 1UH
Tel: 01992 812961 

Surgery Times

The surgery telephone lines are open:
Monday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Tuesday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Wednesdays 8.00am - 1.00pm
Thursday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Friday 8.00am - 6.30pm

Please see our Surgery Times page for more details

AFTERNOON APPOINTMENTS FROM 3.30PM ARE FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY

Unfortunately, any patient who arrives 15 minutes late won’t be seen that day and will have to re-book

Out of Hours

Click here for the information on who to contact when the surgery is closed.

Physiotherapy Self-Referral

As of 1st March, 2017, patients can now self-refer for Physiotherapy by calling 01279 827 404.  Your call will be triaged and a Consultant may contact you if appropriate.

Disabled Access

The surgery is accessible by wheelchair and has disabled toilet facilities.

Health Help Now

Need medical help and advice? Find the right service for your needs with Health help Now. Find out more at http://westessex.healthhelpnow.nhs.uk/ or search on your smartphone app store for Health help Now.

Need medical advice? Health Help Now

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Information from the Care Quality Commission

Our practice is inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to ensure we are meeting essential standards of quality and safety.

This widget provides a summary of the results of the latest checks carried out by the CQC.

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