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

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 2015-2016.

Our practice is in the top 20% 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

85% of respondents find it easy to get through to this surgery by phone
Local (CCG) average: 64% National average: 73%

65% of respondents with a preferred GP usually get to see or speak to that GP
Local (CCG) average: 53% National average: 59%

93% of respondents describe their overall experience of this surgery as good
Local (CCG) average: 82% National average: 85%

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.

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Practice News

Health Conditions A to Z

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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37 Ongar Road, Abridge , Romford, Essex, RM4 1UH
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