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Health news for August

E111 Are you travelling to Europe before 31st October 2019? Did you know that the UK have reciprocal arrangements with other European countries that mean you can receive the same healthcare treatment as their own citizens? In fact, your own … Continue reading

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Farewell from Dr Marshall

24 years at Manchester Road Surgery has flown by! I have loved working at Manchester Road Surgery, but the time has come for me to leave. It has been wonderful being your G.P. over the years.  The best thing I … Continue reading

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Do you or your child need an MMR vaccination?

Please call the surgery to check as not all patients born after 1970 have recieved the full 2 doses. The number of young people catching measles has risen. It’s never too late to be vaccinated. You need two doses of … Continue reading

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Care navigation

Care Navigation You may notice over the next few months that our receptionists start to ask you why you need to see a GP. This is to help us in our new approach using Care Navigation. Most GP surgeries in … Continue reading

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GP Earnings

Publication of GP Earnings NHS England require that the net earnings of doctors engaged in the practice is publicised, and the required disclosure is shown below. However it should be noted that the prescribed method for calculating earnings is potentially … Continue reading

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Your named GP

Your named accountable GP is your registered GP. If you do not know who your registered GP is or you want to express a different preference please contact the surgery. Please note that this does not mean that you will … Continue reading

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Friends and Family test

From the 1st of December 2014 there will be a new way for you to give us your feedback about the service you receive at Manchester Road based on one simple question. “How likely are you to recommend to friends and … Continue reading

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Online services and NHS APP

Avoid the queue and manage your GP appointments and repeat prescriptions online.  online. Once registered you will be able to view,book or cancel  your next appointment on the internet and order your repeat prescriptions. You can also update your contact … Continue reading

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