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Were recruiting!

Trailblazer GP - A 4-6 session GP within the first 5 years of qualification to work with us for a 12 month Fixed term Contract with 2 sessions training and additional Training funds in partnership with the Nottinghamshire Trailblazer Fellowship scheme. Trailblazer Advert and links

Full time Medical Secretary.

  If you feel that you are an experienced medical Secretary who would be professional, caring and dedicated to our patients and happy to work in our busy environment, then we look forward to receiving your CV in person or via  (ref J180-A1891-22-1122) NHS Jobs Website or on Indeed.

RIVERGREEN PATIENT SURVEY

 

The practice is undertaking a short survey to gauge patients awareness of new services currently being provided and also for feedback on potential extended access and preferred consultation method.

The survey questions have been compiled with input from our Patient Participation Group. 

Please note all responses are completely anonymous

To complete the patient survey, choose the Online Services tab and then click on the link at the bottom of the page.

NHS COMMUNITY PHARMACIST CONSULTATION SERVICE 

 

Patients contacting the practice with a minor illness for a GP appointment may be offered a consultation with an NHS community pharmacist working with our practice.

Conditions covered by this service include bites and stings, cold, flu and congestion, hay fever, earache, skin problems and cystitis

 With the patient’s consent, a secure electronic referral will be sent from the practice to the community pharmacy and then the pharmacist will contact the patient to arrange the consultation.

  A post consultation message is sent to the practice after completion.

ONLINE APPOINTMENT BOOKING

 

From Monday 6/6/2022 the online appointment booking system will be re-instated.

There will be GP telephone appointments to both pre book 2 weeks in advance and also on the day.

PLEASE NOTE - WHEN BOOKING A TELEPHONE CONSULTATION THE CLINICIAN COULD PHONE YOU AT ANY TIME THAT DAY - THE TIME GIVEN WHEN BOOKING MAY NOT BE THE ACTUAL TIME THAT YOU ARE CALLED.

In addition, patients will be able to book a telephone consultation with either the Practice Pharmacist if requiring a medication review or with one of our First Contact Practitioners (Physio) for help with back, neck, joint pain.

 

Face to face appointments will also be available for booking for blood test with one of our HCA’s or smear tests with one of our practice nurses.

 

Please take care when booking your slot and ensure that you have chosen the correct clinician for the consultation that you require.

 

ALL CONSULTATIONS ARE BY PHONE APART FROM BLOOD TESTS AND SMEAR TESTS

 

YOUR COVID RECOVERY 

As you find yourself recovering from COVID-19 you may still be coming to terms with the impact the virus has had on both your body and mind.

 These changes should get better over time, some may take longer than others, but there are things you can do to help.

 Your COVID Recovery helps you to understand what has happened and what you might expect as part of your recovery.

Click the link below for more information

Supporting Your Recovery After Covid -19

CCTV

The surgery has been successful in getting funding to increase security.  Part of this has gone on CCTV to keep patients, staff and the premises safe. 

Please be aware going forward CCTV is in operation on site.

Choose the RIGHT SERVICE, Get the RIGHT CARE

Visiting your GP practice has changed, you may still wish to see a GP but please consider whether another member of our team may be able to help you just as well or even better. If they can, we think that we will be able address your concerns sooner and increase the availability of our GP appointments for problems which require their expertise.

We have listed below various staff who may be able to assist. Please take a look.

Clinical Pharmacist (medication reviews)

First Contact Practitioner   click for info re FCP

Practice Nurse   

Health Care Assistant

Admiral Nurse - providing specialist support to people who care for someone with dementia

Social Prescribing Link Worker - connecting patients  to support within the community

GP Support Officer

Pharmacy First at local chemists

Prescribing Clerk

 

So, the next time that you contact the practice to use our services, try to choose the RIGHT SERVICE to get the RIGHT CARE – remember, you may not always need to see a GP. If in doubt please ask one of our Reception Team when you contact us to make your appointment. 

 

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