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


APPOINTMENT CONFIRMATIONS

As part of our move to a new computer system, from Friday 20th June, we will be able to confirm your appointment by text message.

Please can you confirm with reception that we have your correct mobile number and you will receive a text message on booking your appointment.

If you do not wish to receive text messages, please also let reception know.

ONLINE SERVICES

From 23rd June, you will be able to order your repeat prescriptions and make appointments online via Systmonline.

To use this service, you will need to come into the surgery with photo ID to get your login details.

Surgery Times

Reception is available for telephone contact from 8.30am – 6.45pm.
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 FLU CLINICS

 

Abridge Surgery flu clinics are running during the following times:-

Tuesday 30 September 9-1, 4-6
Thursday 2nd October  9-1
Tuesday 7th October 9-1, 4-6
Tuesday 14th October 9-1, 4-6
Thursday 16th October 9-1
Tuesday 21st October 9-1
Tuesday 28th October 9-1
 
2 minute appointments needed only
 
please call Abridge Surgery to book an appointment at our flu clinic with our nurse

   ABRIDGE SURGERY SHINGLES CLINICS

From 9th September, 2014 we are running a shingles vaccination clinic.

 

 5 minute appointments needed only

please call Abridge Surgery to book an appointment at our flu clinic with our nurse

TELEPHONE 01992-812-961

 

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 from January - 12th September  - 130

YELLOW FEVER VACCINATIONS

Please note that yellow fever vaccinations are now available.

£55 - patients

£60 - non-patients

PLEASE CONTACT RECEPTION TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

 

Abridge Surgery flu clinics are running during the following times:-

 Tuesday 30 September 9-1, 4-6

Thursday 2nd October  9-1

Tuesday 7th October 9-1, 4-6

Tuesday 14th October 9-1, 4-6

Thursday 16th October 9-1

Tuesday 21st October 9-1

Tuesday 28th October 9-1

 

2 minute appointments needed only

 

* please call Abridge Surgery to book an appointment at our flu clinic with our nurse *

01992-812-961 

Some people are at higher risk of very serious illnesss or even death if they develop flu.

That's why the Department of Health recommends a flu vaccination every year 

PLEASE SEE FURTHER INFORMATION ON THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE

www.flu-protect.co.uk

 

* 5 minutes appointments needed only*

* please call Abridge Surgery to book an appointment at our flu clinic with our nurse *

01992-812-961 

It's perfectly safe and may be more convenient for you to have the shingles vaccine at the same time as your flu vaccine.

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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