Additional Winter Appointments.

From 26th November 2018 to 2nd Feb 2019 we are offering additional appointments. These are in EXTRA sessions throughout the week in both the morning and afternoon. They are for patients requiring urgent access to a GP on that particular day and this is aimed at keeping people out of hospital. The appointments will be […]

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Measles

The South West of England is currently experiencing an increased incidence of measles outbreaks. This is of concern as whilst this highly contagious viral disease is normally only a very unpleasant illness, it can lead to serious complications. Recently there have been a number of people hospitalised for critical care with measles pneumonitis and measles […]

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Value for money!

In November 2018, NHS digital released a report “NHS Payments to General Practice, England” which revealed the average payments to a GP for looking after a patient in 2017-18,  was £12.67 per patient per month. By contrast, Consumer Intelligence tells us  that, in exactly the same time period, the average cost of pet insurance, for […]

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