The MOL has been operating for all Swadlincote area surgeries for eight weeks now. In the three weeks that it operated in September, savings of £13962 were made, at this … [continue] Medicines Order Line – Thank You
A quick word of thanks to patients and staff alike who made last Saturday’s Flu Clinic a success. 260 patients, aged under 65, received their FREE vaccination and helped the … [continue] Flu Clinic – Thank you 2!
A quick word of thanks to patients and staff alike who made last Saturday’s Flu Clinic the most successful yet. 500 patients, aged 65 and over, received their FREE vaccination … [continue] Flu Clinic – Thank you
Many of you are probably tired of hearing about Brexit. It has generated uncertainty around many things in everyday life, including healthcare and the supply of medications. Below is a statement … [continue] Brexit and Medications
We are delighted to announce the arrival of Dr Emily Hancock, GP Registrar, who has joined us until August 2020. She previously trained at Swadlincote Surgery, in 2017, and we … [continue] Dr Emily Hancock
We are fortunate to have patients who gift money to the Surgery, for the benefit of other patients. This forms our Amenity Fund and is normally gifted to us on … [continue] Thank you
It is with sadness that we must inform you that Dr Hendriksen will be leaving the Practice in mid-July. He is returning to his roots and taking up a clinical … [continue] Dr Hendriksen
Easter Opening: The surgery will close on Thursday 18th April at 6.30pm and re-open on Tuesday 23rd April 8.00am. Prescription Orders: Scripts ordered 15th April will be ready for collection … [continue] Easter Opening and Prescription Orders
It’s still not too late to have your Flu Jab! Patients aged 18-64 with certain pre-existing conditions are especially susceptible to Flu. So, if you haven’t had this year’s vaccination … [continue] 18yo-64yo Flu Jab – There’s Still Time!!
We are pleased to announce the safe arrival of baby Edward, to Dr Heather Ryan, over the Christmas period. Dr Ryan will now take maternity leave until the Summer. Dr … [continue] Dr Heather Ryan – Congratulations
Please see our Services Menu for information on the new service provided at Heartwood Medical Centre. https://swadlincote.gpsurgery.net/services/extended-access-from-1st-october-2018/
In the coming weeks, starting from September, we will start to advise patients of our flu programme for the coming winter season. Flu is a common and often debilitating illness, that … [continue] Flu Season 2018/19 – We Need You!!
AUGUST BANK HOLIDAY PRESCRIPTION ORDERING THE SURGERY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY 27TH AUGUST 2018 AND WILL REOPEN TUESDAY 28TH AUGUST 2018 IF PRESCRIPTIONS ARE DUE ON MONDAY 27TH AUGUST THEY WILL … [continue] August Bank Holiday
Swadlincote Surgery will cease to use a fax machine with effect from 31st August 2018. This is to enhance data security and also to support the NHS Paper Switch-Off programme … [continue] Withdrawal Of Fax Machine
MAYDAY HOLIDAY PRESCRIPTION ORDERING THE SURGERY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY 28TH MAY 2018 AND WILL REOPEN TUESDAY 29TH MAY 2018 IF PRESCRIPTIONS ARE DUE ON MONDAY 28TH MAY THEY … [continue] Late May Bank Holiday Opening & Prescription Information
MAYDAY HOLIDAY PRESCRIPTION ORDERING THE SURGERY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY 7TH MAY 2018 AND WILL REOPEN TUESDAY 8TH MAY 2018 IF PRESCRIPTIONS ARE DUE ON MONDAY … [continue] Early May Bank Holiday Opening and Prescription Information.
We are delighted to welcome Gini Cerbo, to the surgery team, who has joined us as a Nurse Practitioner. She brings with her a wealth of experience, gained in a … [continue] New Nurse Practitioner
Please see below for our part closure days, for staff training. Closing at 1.30pm on – 18-Apr-18 23-May-18 20-Jun-18 11-Jul-18 12-Sep-18 17-Oct-18 14-Nov-18 23-Jan-19 13-Feb-19
Please note that we will close at 6.30pm on Thursday 29th March and re-open on Tuesday 3rd April at 8.00am. PRESCRIPTIONS ORDERED READY FOR COLLECTION MONDAY 26TH MARCH WEDNESDAY … [continue] Easter Closure And Prescription Ordering
We apologise for the internal automatic door not currently working. An engineer has diagnosed the problem but it may be a few days before it can be repaired, due to … [continue] Waiting Room Door – UPDATE
A brief power cut, yesterday evening, resulted in the loss of our I.T. systems today (a piece of hardware refused to re-boot itself on start up and had to be replaced … [continue] I.T. Issue Following Power Cut – RESOLVED
The last day to order pre-Christmas prescriptions – WEDNESDAY 20TH DECEMBER TO COLLECT ON FRIDAY 22ND DECEMBER. The last day to order Pre-New Year prescriptions – WEDNESDAY 27TH DECEMBER TO COLLECT ON FRIDAY … [continue] Christmas and New Year Prescriptions and Opening Hours – IMPORTANT
Due to the recent weather, care should be taken when entering into, and walking through, the Surgery Car Park. All the pathways have been gritted but there is a layer … [continue] ****PLEASE TAKE CARE WHEN VISITING THE SURGERY****
Next Friday will see staff at the Surgery, and Brennan’s Pharmacy, enter the Christmas Spirit by wearing Christmas jumpers for the day to raise money for Save The Children. There … [continue] Friday 15th December – Christmas Jumper Day – Save The Children
IMPORTANT – ONLINE APPOINTMENT BOOKING IS FOR ROUTINE APPOINTMENTS ONLY. THESE APPOINTMENT SLOTS ARE FOR 10 MINUTES. YOU SHOULD NOT BOOK ONLINE FOR PROCEDURES SUCH AS MINOR SURGERY OR CONTRACEPTIVE … [continue] ONLINE APPOINTMENT BOOKING
We apologise but we are currently (4.30pm 17th October) experiencing some difficulties with our telephone system. We have contacted the engineers to get a resolution. Please bear with us whilst … [continue] Telephone Problem
We are please to let you know that the IT problems are now resolved. We had an intermittent problem on Tuesday but this manifested into major system problems throughout Wednesday. … [continue] Surgery I.T. Issues Resolved