ABRIDGE SURGERY

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FamilyWelcome to Abridge Surgery

How To Contact Us

37 Ongar Road
Abridge
Romford
Essex
RM4 1UH

Tel: 01992 812961

Surgery Times

Reception is available for telephone contact from 8.30am – 6.00pm.
The surgery is closed daily between 1.00 - 2.00pm. Please note that on a Wednesday the surgery closes at 12.30pm.
Please see our Surgery Times page for more details

Doctors

Dr Douglas Colvin & Dr Ben Isinkaye

Disabled Access

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

The practice would like to thank the various advertisers who have helped to produce this Website. However, it must be pointed out that the accuracy of any statements cannot be warranted, nor any products or services advertised, be guaranteed or endorsed.


Practice News and Notices

ABRIDGE SURGERY OPENING HOURS OVER EASTER 2014

Please note that the surgery will be open on Thursday 17th April 9-1 and 2-6

We will be closed on Good Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday

Tuesday 22nd April surgery times are 9-1 and 2-6 

Wishing all our patients and their families a very Happy Easter

 

FEEDBACK FROM WEST ESSEX CCG GP SURVEY REPORT

Overall experience of Abridge surgery patient satisfaction is 88%

Thank you to everyone who participated.

 

'BETTER INFORMATION MEANS BETTER CARE' LEAFLET

From the end of March 2014, the NHS will be allowed to share all patient records unless you have opted out of this process.

Requests must be made in writing to the surgery.  The forms are available from reception or by downloading the form on the following website to then be given to the surgery.

http://optout.care-data.info/

 

HEALTH CHECKS

Are you 40 or over?  If so, you are entitled to a free 20 minute NHS Health Check with the nurse. 

The session will involve a blood pressure check, recording your weight and height and a simple finger prick blood test to check your cholesterol level.

Please call the surgery on: 01992-812-961 to make an appointment.

 

 MISSED APPOINTMENTS

If a patient misses a booked appointment at the surgery a letter is sent to them by the Practice Manager confirming this.  This is kept on file.   If a patient repeatedly misses their appointment, the surgery is obliged to review their registration status at our Practice.

The number of missed appointments recorded for 2013 was 158

The number of missed appointments for January & February 2014 is 32

YELLOW FEVER VACCINATIONS

Please note that yellow fever vaccinations are now available.

£55 - patients

£60 - non-patients

PLEASE CONTACT RECEPTION TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

The practice would like to thank the various advertisers who have helped to produce this Website. However, it must be pointed out that the accuracy of any statements cannot be warranted, nor any products or services advertised, be guaranteed or endorsed.

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