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  • Neighbourhood Working | northenden-gp

    Wythenshawe, Brooklands & Northenden Northenden Group Practice 489 Palatine Road Northenden Manchester M22 4DH 0161 998 3206 Park Medical Centre 434 Altrincham Road Wythenshawe Manchester M23 9AB 0161 998 5538 Brooklands Medical Practice 594 Altrincham Road Brooklands Manchester M23 9JH 0161 998 3818 Woodlands Medical Practice 9 Maple Road Sale Manchester M23 9RL 0161 962 1332 Northern Moor Medical Practice 216 Wythenshawe Road Wythenshawe Manchester M23 0PH 0161 998 2503 “We are guests in someone else’s neighbourhood” ’s Wythenshawe (Brooklands) & Northenden Integrated Team (INT) is working towards a new model of across . Manchester Local Care Organisation Neighbourhood neighbourhood working Manchester It's one of the 12 INTs in the city - each across an approximate population of 30-50,000 people. On a practical level INTs bring NHS community health and adult social care services together to improve how they work for people. Staff will be located together in the same building and can work together. That means that district nurses, social workers and other staff meet each day, carry out joint visits and discuss the best plan for people in their care. working As little as 10% of a population’s health and wellbeing is linked to access to Healthcare so the teams also work in the place they are based with other organisations (for example the police, council neighbourhood teams and housing), and importantly local community groups and people who live in the area to improve services. The neighbourhood team hold bimonthly Neighbourhood Partnership meetings and are committed to ensuring that plans, initiatives and solutions are genuinely co-produced, involving local residents, organisations and communities of interest. To find out more information about Wythenshawe and Northenden’s neighbourhood work please contact r achel.harding9@nhs.net Our neighbourhood area is: Northenden Group Practice Northern Moor Medical Practice The Park Medical centre Brooklands Medical Practice Woodlands Medical Practice To find out what's going on in the neighbourhood click here

  • GP Patient Survey | northenden-gp

    Around 2.3 million people, aged 16 and over, who are registered with a GP practice in England will receive an invitation to take part in Europe’s biggest patient experience survey in early January. As GP practices have had to make a number of changes over the last 12 months in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever that we hear about experiences of using local GP and health services. The invitations go out by letter to a sample of people from each of more than 6800 practices. Following a successful pilot, the survey team at NHS England and NHS Improvement are sending text message reminders to the whole sample (where a mobile number is recorded) alongside paper questionnaires. The data provides vital information to the NHS to identify what’s working well and what can be improved. It helps identify inequalities in experience too, such as for certain age or ethnic groups or people with other protected characteristics. It can also provide new information that does not come to light in other ways. Last year’s survey helped the NHS to learn more about the high proportion of people who have caring responsibilities and about how this affects their experiences of using health services.

  • Northenden Group Practice

    Manchester Mental Health Services Consultation.doc Upcoming Surgery Closures If you require medical care during these dates please use 111, walk-in-centres and 999 (in a medical emergency). Wednesday 20th January - Closed from 1PM for Staff Training We are experiencing very high levels of demand so to help keep people safe, we are doing everything we can to reduce the need to come into the surgery. STAY AT HOME AND USE THE PHONE Practice News ​ ​ Northenden & Gatley surgeries are still closed for walk in queries. Our telephone lines are open, however our call volumes are high so please try to use the online resources below to contact us so we can help you with your query. ​ - Please click for information on the Covid-19 vaccination Covid-19 Vaccinations Please visit us and click 'like' it to receive updates from us and share posts to reach the wider community. We now have a Facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/Northenden-Group-Practice-107231497693271/ ​ If you are on the government shielding list you can register to receive a free supply of vitamin D using the following link: At-risk groups to receive free winter supply of vitamin D - https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/people-at-higher-risk/get-vitamin-d-supplements/ Women and children who qualify for the Healthy Start scheme can also get free supplements containing vitamin D. See the Healthy Start Website for more information: https://www.healthystart.nhs.uk/ ​ ​ Patient Notice – COVID-19 Please do not come into the surgery unless you have been asked to do so. ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Due to the ongoing pandemic, we may ask you to access GP services differently. This is so we can limit face-to-face contact and help stop the spread of COVID-19. Please watch the following video for more information. ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ From 15th June, anyone coming into the practice building will need to wear a face covering. This can be as simple as a scarf or other garment and does not need to be expensive. Face coverings should not be used for children under the age of 3 and exceptions can be made for people with sensory needs and those who may find it difficult to manage them correctly. This request is in line with the guidance from the Government about compulsory face coverings in public areas – see link: https://www.gov.uk/…/face-masks-and-coverings-to-be-worn-by… ​ Unfortunately we able to provide these for patients. Please see the following link for advise on how to make your own face mask: ARE NOT https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-52609777 HERE Doctors Appointments ​ All patients will be asked if they have any symptoms of coronavirus before they will allowed entry into the surgery. If you do come in for an appointment you will be asked to wait in your car with your mobile. Your clinician will call you when you are ready to be seen and then guide you through the building. If you are not able to wait in your car or do not have a mobile please let us know. We have separated the surgery into different coloured zones to reduce contact with other patients and to keep each other safe. Prescriptions We are now accepting repeat medication requests via email on smccg.meds.ngp@nhs.net If you have a regular chemist you can ask them to order medications on your behalf however please be aware that they are currently very busy. ​ The quickest way to order your prescriptions is by registering to use online services. Please see the following for more information: https://www.northenden-gp.com/patient-access Nurses Appointments ​ We are still seeing patients with essential care needs. This includes: Baby immunisations Smears Contraception Regular injections At doctor's request ​ If you have any questions or appointment requests please send us your query via the link below: https://www.online-consult.co.uk/org/northenden-group-practice/start/14/24 Sick Notes ​ If you need a sick note because you have self isolated due to the coronavirus please click the following link: https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note/ ​ If you have been off work for more than 7 days for any other reason the GP will issue this. If you have a mobile we could send it to you by text. To request a GP sick note please use click here: https://www.online-consult.co.uk/org/northenden-group-practice/topic/9 Please note: If the situation worsens we are working with other local GP practices. We may ask you to attend an appointment at another surgery to keep you safe. Community Support ​ We know that many people are finding it difficult to cope during this difficult unprecedented time. There are lots of local community aid groups emerging who can help you if you are self isolating. Please click the following document for more information (this will open in a new web browser) ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Manchester Community Response: To help vulnerable people with with food, medicines, and care needs Call 0800 2346123 If you are able to offer support to your local food bank it would be greatly appreciated. Please visit the link below for more information: https://www.trusselltrust.org/get-involved/ways-to-give/ Community Covid.pdf Community Covid-19 Support: The Wythenshawe (Brooklands) & Northenden Neighbourhood Translation Services BSL Health Access is a brand new, on demand video remote interpreting service for any public health care requirement in England, Wales and Scotland where access to BSL interpretation is not available. For many Deaf people, using the English language is not always an effective or safe and appropriate way to communicate important medical advice. This is why SignHealth and InterpreterNow are working together to provide FREE access to online BSL Interpreters. The purpose of the service is to facilitate communication in health related situations such as GP’s, dentists, pharmacies, opticians, NHS hospitals and any health-care related appointments. The service is available, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and it is free! It is a very easy and step by step process. https://www.bslhealthaccess.co.uk/

  • Upcoming events | northenden-gp

    Wythenshawe, Brooklands & Northenden Northenden Group Practice 489 Palatine Road Northenden Manchester M22 4DH 0161 998 3206 Park Medical Centre 434 Altrincham Road Wythenshawe Manchester M23 9AB 0161 998 5538 Brooklands Medical Practice 594 Altrincham Road Brooklands Manchester M23 9JH 0161 998 3818 Woodlands Medical Practice 9 Maple Road Sale Manchester M23 9RL 0161 962 1332 Northern Moor Medical Practice 216 Wythenshawe Road Wythenshawe Manchester M23 0PH 0161 998 2503 What's on in Northenden and Wythenshawe Skill Up Sessions MAES / Manchester Adult Education Service are offering Skill Up sessions where residents can come for between 1-6 sessions to learn anything they need re digital. Sessions are face-to-face across venues in Manchester (and hope to stay open even after this Thursday restrictions). https://manadulted.org.uk/courses/digital/ People will need to fill out on short online form. It used to be a drop-in but due to Covid, learners do need to book in advance and no obligation to attend all 6 sessions. LAB Project (Learn Achieve Believe) Hello, I wanted to let you know we are taking referrals now for our online LAB Project course that starts on 30 October. The LAB Project is a free two-week confidence building and work skills course for anyone aged over 19, unemployed and with a Manchester postcode. This digital version of the highly successful LAB Project (Learn Achieve Believe), which has motivated and up skilled learners for 25 years, aims to keep people connected, get them back into a routine and equip them with that confidence to move forward. LAB offers a unique blend of creative challenges and tutor mentoring to help learners match their skills and interests with further training, volunteering and current job opportunities. Runs over Zoom over 2 weeks Monday - Friday 10am - 1pm Participants will need internet access £50 voucher on completion A wide range of participants may benefit including : People who may need to participate in online interviews for training work in future People who have not worked for a long time Job seekers People seeking public facing or online contact work such as customer service roles Recent graduates or college leavers Parents and carers who are looking to get back to work People considering working from home Those soon to be or recently made redundant / indeed anyone considering their options We also run a taster session, called LAB Up, over zoom every Monday afternoon 2 - 3pm for anyone who is interested and would like to try some of our activities before deciding to commit to a longer course. For more information or to refer someone please email me or give me a ring. All the best and take care, Tess m. 07914255529 w. https://www.properjob.org.uk/the-lab-project "Would you like to encourage others to join you on group walks in your workplace, or community, or specifically for the Greater Manchester Walking Festival? If so, maybe we can help support with this by providing training. https://gmwalking.co.uk/courses/training-encouraging-informal-walking/ Northenden Age Friendly Newsletter Jan2 newsletter 2021.pdf Please click to view in full size We are thrilled to announce the opening of a community cInema and film club just set up in Northenden. It's called and can be found at . They will be screening evening performances on Thursdays, and some afternoons they will be running 'Feel Good Cinema' which are screenings for people experiencing memory loss issues including dementia. Not only is there a large screening area, but you will also enjoy full surround sound! 'The Block' West View Court off Royle Green Road Tickets cost £4 and include the first tea/coffee and biscuits. ​ ​ Getting Here - Transport There is parking available outside the cinema with a car park at the front and back. The cinema is close to bus routes on Longley Lane and Royle Green Road. From the bus stop on Royle Green Road, it is only a three-minute walk to the cinema down 'Greenway' and West View Road. It's a 10-minute walk from Palatine Road, if you take Church Road to Royle Green Road then Greenway on your left. ​ Postcode: For those using GoogleMaps or SatNav, the cinema postcode is M22 4LQ. ​ Please see their website for more details. Regular groups/meetings: Groups Meeting at Wythenshawe Forum Library Every 1pm - 4pm, first floor Chess Club - Monday ​ - Every 12pm - 4pm Paint Pot Art Workshop Tuesday ​ - Every 1pm - 5pm Knitting Wednesday ​ - Every 10am - 12pm, Macmillan Room Anxiety Group Saturday ​ Groups meeting in Northenden and Wythenshawe ​ - community lunches and information drop-ins for older people Wythenshawe Good Neighbours 12.30pm - 2pm, Northenden Social Club - lunch Tuesdays , Northenden Social Club - resource centre (information and advice) Wednesdays - a place for carers to meet for refreshments and share thoughts, questions and worries. Led by a Carer Links Advisor. Every 4th Tuesday morning, St Aiden's Centre in Wythenshawe. The Carers Trust ​ - 7pm, St Wilfrid's Church Rooms in Northenden. Tel: 0161 998 2615 Occasional Choir Fridays ​ - Real Food Wythenshawe 11am - 4pm, Wythenshawe transport interchange, outside the Forum centre - Green Doctor (learn how to grow and look after plants) Thursdays 10.30am - 1.30pm, Wythenshawe Park Horticultural Centre - Cooking with Confidence (learn how to cook from scratch) Fridays ​ - activities and lunches throughout the week. Betty's@M23 Diner. BBs Charity Shop. Tel: 0161 946 0506 Bideford Community Centre ​ - enjoy good company and a range of activities for over 55s. Grand Day Out 10am - 3pm, Forum Centre in Wythenshawe Wednesdays ​ - run by adults with learning disabilities. Keystones Community Café Every (except the first one of the month) 10am - 12pm Thursday ​

  • Useful Links

    Data sharing with UHSM - Information sheet.docx Click to see full size Useful Links and Information Bereavement 0800 2600 400 Please note: this is for immediate bereavement support and is available to anyone who may need it. Bereavement Helpline Maternity Maternity Advice and COVID (St Mary's Hospital and Wythenshawe Hospital) Go to or open the PDF https://mft.nhs.uk/app/uploads/2020/04/Covid-19-Maternity-Advice-17042020.pdf ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Domestic Violence : 0808 2000 247 National Domestic Violence Helpline https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/ : Babies cry: You can cope. SafeLives: Specific resources for domestic abuse and COVID. ICON http://iconcope.org/ http://safelives.org.uk/news-views/domesticabuse-and-covid-19 irisi.org/iris/find-your-local-iris-site/ IRISi interventions: Under 18 : 0808 800 5000 If you're worried about a child, even if you're unsure, contact NSPCC professional counsellors for help, advice and support. NSPCC helpline 0800 1111: Offers free, confidential advice and support for any child 18 years or under, whatever the worry. Childline: aimed at High School students in Greater Manchester covering topics such as emotional/mental health, drugs and alcohol, sex and relationships and many more. The website includes national information, but also a local Manchester area section which includes local services information and local news topics. . Health for Teens: www.healthforteens.co.uk/ Mental Health : Mental Health Support with specific advice on ‘Coronavirus and your wellbeing’. YoungMinds: Supporting children and young people and their parents/carers with their mental health and wellbeing. Specific advice on managing self-isolation and anxiety about coronavirus. MIND www.mind.org.uk https://youngminds.org.uk : Every Mind Matters, Looking after your Mental Health https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/ 0161 225 9500 Crisis Point http://www.turning-point.co.uk/crisis-point.aspx 0161 226 9907 or email Manchester MIND info@manchestermind.org www.manchestermind.org Women's Self Injury Helpline 0808 800 8088 CASS ANY AGE www.selfinjurysupport.org.uk supporting those affected by self-injurywww.no-secrets.org.uk No Secrets - . Straight talk on mental health medication. Look up your medication to find out about side effects and things you might not feel comfortable asking your GP about, and listen to other people's experiences. HeadMeds www.headmeds.org.uk – A talking and socialising group for anyone who hears voices, sees things or has unusual experiences. Support given for friends and families also. Didsbury Hearing voices Group, Fortnightly Monday 10.30-12.30 at Home Café, Emmanuel Church, 6 Barlow Moor Road, Didsbury, M20 6TR. Harpurhey Hearing Voices Group, Fridays 1.30-3pm. Harpurhey Day Centre, 93 Church Lane, Harpurhey, Manchester, M9 5BG. Contact Kate Crawford on 07590837359 or the Day Centre on 0161 205 0188. Hearing Voices Group 0161 832 3736 helpline from 10am to 4pm Mon to Fri Moodswings www.moodswings.org.uk ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Travel - Ring and Ride provides a door-to-door accessible minibus service for people of all ages who find it difficult to use ordinary public transport, providing the opportunity to book trips in Greater Manchester including travel into neighbouring districts of up to six miles. The service will continue to run 8am to 10.45pm, seven days a week and trips can be booked through one call centre phone number between 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday, up to seven days in advance. Information about Ring and Ride services is available at or by calling 0845 688 4933. Ring and Ride www.tfgm.com/ringandride – Greater Manchester’s Tram system offers easy travel around the city centre and further afield. Trams run on the Metrolink network from approximately 6am to 11.30pm Mondays to Thursdays with last trams running later on Fridays and Saturdays. On Sundays, trams start later and finish earlier in a time range of approximately 7am to 10.30pm. Details of specific first and last tram times from each stop are displayed on the stop platform. Bike stands and lockers are available at most stops. For full details see ‘Stop Information’ at Metrolink Tram Service www.metrolink.co.uk – This free bus service links the main transport hubs and leisure destinations. Tickets are not needed, just hop on and off as often as you like. For more information visit: tfgm.com/metroshuttle Metroshuttle Miscellaneous –meet in the Forum Library, every Monday at 1pm, Meeting Room 1 Alcoholics Anonymous Membership is open to anyone with a drug problem seeking help. Every Tuesday, 6 – 7pm, Forum Library, Meeting Room 1 Narcotics Anonymous . Advocacy information and advice so you understand your rights and help you speak out at your reviews or other meetings. Free phone 0808 800 5792. Email: Get your voice heard help@coramvoice.org.uk www.coramvoice.org.uk is the only free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Calls are free on 0800 4 70 80 90 The Silver Line www.thesilverline.org.uk This is a user –led group and aims to provide people with social anxiety a supportive environment to practice a wide range of anxiety provoking situations, from reading aloud to acting in front of the group. All activities are optional. The group runs on the second Wednesday of every month from 6pm until 7.30pm at Withington Library. I hope you pluck up the courage to come along. You won’t regret it! If you would like more information please email: Withington Social Anxiety Practice Group. withingtonsocialanxiety@gmail.com ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Covid-19-Maternity-Advice-17042020.pdf Click Here Click here for further information Certain departments at Wythenshawe Hospital are now able to access (read only) GP records at this Practice - click below for further information. Data sharing with UHSM - Information sheet.docx

  • Staff | Northenden Group Practice

    Staff General Practitioners GP Partner Dr Bruce Jobling (Manchester 1992) MB ChB DRCOG DFFP Usual clinic days - Monday, Wednesday GP Partner Dr Naresh Kanumilli (Madras 1988) MB BS MRCGP DFFP Usual clinic days - Monday, Tuesday. GP Partner Dr Paul Wright (Manchester 1998) MB ChB Usual clinic day - Monday. GP Partner Dr Debbie Williams (Manchester 2001) MB ChB DRCOG MRCGP DFFP Usual clinic days - Wednesday, Thursday, Friday. GP Partner Dr Yvonne Hindle (Liverpool 1992) MB ChB MRCGP DFFP DFMB Usual clinic days - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday. ◄ 1 / 3 ► Please reload GP earnings All GP Practices are required to declare the mean earnings for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs working at Northenden Group Practice in the last financial year was £49,661 before tax and National Insurance. This was for 4 full time GPs and 6 part time GPs. Practice manager Allison Hey ​ Assistant practice manager Rachel Wood ​ Practice nurses Sister Katy Evans Sister Najmha Arqum Sister Ajitha Aju ​ Trainee Advanced Nurse Practitioner Alison Morgan ​ Practice nurses provide the following services: ​ General health advice Dietary information Heart disease ECGs BP monitoring Asthma review Diabetic review Immunisations* Cervical cytology Blood tests Smoking cessation Our specially trained nurses provide travel health advice, immunisations and vaccinations. You need to make a 20 minute appointment 8 weeks before you travel. Please fill out and return a completed travel clinic form to reception at least 7 days before your appointment. A refundable deposit of £5 per patient is required when booking your appointment. Please note, we do not book the appointment until we have received the risk assessment and deposit. ​ Ear syringing / de-waxing You can self refer to one of three treatment rooms to access this service by calling the Single Point of Access on 0300 303 9650 Please make an appointment to see either a GP or a nurse so they can check your ear(s), prior to making an appointment. ​ Other health professionals District nursing team Contact on: 0161 215 2026 District nurses provide holistic care to patients with chronic illness, terminal illness, incontinence, wounds and diabetes. Working mostly within client’s homes, District nurses provide support to patients and their families through assessment of need, care planning, multidisciplinary team working and implementation and evaluation of nursing care. Active case managers These are highly qualified district nurses who have been given an extended role. They will visit people who have multiple chronic disease and who may need high levels of health and social care support to pro-actively monitor their health. They are experts in many areas of disease management such as asthma and diabetes. Health visitors Contact on: 0161 215 2030 All health visitors are qualified nurses. Some health visitors are also qualified midwives or paediatric nurses and all have undertaken further training covering a wide range of community health issues. Overall, their role is to promote good health and prevent poor health. Their skills include: Children’s health and development Baby massage Parenting skills Sure start Public health / health promotion projects School nurses Contact on: 0161 215 2019 ​ The ultimate aim of the School Nursing Service is to see all children and young people reach their full potential. The majority of School Nurses work term time only. Their role includes: Assessing the health needs of individual children and formulating action plans where necessary Offering advice and support to families on a number of health issues Planning and delivering health education programmes Participating in health promoting activities in the community Supporting children with special needs, including those in need of protection Other support professionals ​ Community Midwives Community Podiatrist Alcohol Link Worker Community Drug Team - 0161 291 2942 - 0161 945 3624 - 0161 215 2010 - 0161 490 2251

  • Named Accountable GP | northenden-gp

    Named Accountable GP From 1st April 2015, all patients registered at this GP practice are required to be allocated a named accountable GP. The named accountable GP takes responsibility for the co-ordination of all appropriate services required under the contract and ensure that they are delivered to each of their patients where required. Please contact the Practice if you wish to know who this is. If you have a preference as to which GP this is, we shall make reasonable efforts to accommodate this request. Please note that this does NOT prevent you from seeing any GP of your choice in the practice as you currently do now, and you are unlikely to see any notable change in the way care is delivered to you by us.

  • Services | northenden-gp

    CQC Rating. The practice was rated 'Good' following their visit in July 2015 ​ Click on the file to the right to view the visit report ​ ​ CQC final visit report.pdf Home Visits If you are too ill to come to the Surgery, a home visit can be arranged. Doctors will only visit patients if medically indicated - the doctor may ask you to attend the Surgery. If you require a home visit please telephone the surgery in the morning. Telephone Advice If you wish to speak to a doctor/nurse a message can be left with the receptionist and the doctor/nurse will call you back when available. Staff cannot discuss results with patients - you must arrange to see your doctor. Please Note: Disabled Access The Practice has parking and a wheelchair ramp at the side of the building. The practice staff are more than happy to assist you if you encounter any difficulties. Toilet facilities are also available. Repeat Prescriptions If your doctor agrees, you may obtain a repeat prescription by giving 48 hours notice (excluding weekends). Allow extra time for prescriptions which are required by post and include a stamped addressed envelope. We now offer online repeat prescriptions as an additional service. Please call at the surgery and request to enrol for this service. You will be given a designated pin and ID number to use online. The details of your request will be sent to the surgery by email. Please give 48 hours (excluding weekends) for collection of your prescription. Requests for repeat prescriptions cannot be taken over the telephone for medico-legal reasons. Patient Group It is important that we listen to and understand the veiws and ideas of patients who use our services. By completing a simple on-line questionnaire patients will be encouraged to give their views about how the Practice is doing. The informaton gained will make an important contribution to areas including: Raising awareness of patient issues Suggestions for clinics and facilities Developing the group for long term use to build into an effect "real" patient participation group within the Practice To join, please email: smu-tr.virtualpatient@nhs.net Out Of Hours Calls For serious medical emergencies which require immediate attention, such as severe chest pain, breathing difficulties or bleeding you should dial 999. For medical problems which cannot wait until the Surgery re-opens, please telephone NHS 111. Free Healthchecks We offer free NHS healthchecks and are proud to be the leader in this service in Manchester. This is a basic health check which includes: BMI Cholesterol Diabetes Blood Pressure Pulse rate Other lifestyle advice For more information, please click here NOTE: you are only eligible for one health check every five years. Specialist Clinics We run specialist clinics for Diabetic patients, Baby wellbeing and immunistation and Cardiology. To find out more, please click here Access to Records Under the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018, patients are entitled to request full copies of their medical records. This is commonly known as a Subject Access Request (SAR). Whilst this service is usually free of charge, the surgery reserves the right to charge a reasonable fee for a SAR if the request is manifestly unfounded or excessive. ​

  • Advice for Patients during Coronavirus | northenden-gp

    For all the latest coronavirus information go to : https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ LETTER FOR PEOPLE FEELING VULNERABLE OR AT HIGH RISK OF COVID-19 (CAN BE GIVEN TO EMPLOYERS) Click here Letter for people who are shielding (click here) https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19 Covid-19 Antibody Testing Please be aware that antibody tests will only be carried out if clinically appropriate. We are not routinely testing patients and we are awaiting further advice from the government. You still need to follow the and measures set out by the government, even if you've previously had the virus. social distancing hygiene Coronavirus Fact Sheets (click to view document) Being on your own How to stay safe Stay safe in June Face masks Face masks - 15th June Support bubble Shielding Update How to get a test Child exemption Exemption Mental Health/ Well Being URGENT MENTAL HEALTH HELP/ADVICE: https://www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/nhs-services/mental-health-services/dealing-with-a-mental-health-crisis-or-emergency/ ​ : Find a local NHS Urgent Mental Health Helpline https://www.nhs.uk/service-search/mental-health/find-an-urgent-mental-health-helpline ​ You can call for: 24-hour advice and support - for you, your child, your parent or someone you care for help to speak to a mental health professional an assessment to help decide on the best course of care ​ : Free listening services These services offer confidential advice from trained volunteers. You can talk about anything that's troubling you, no matter how difficult: : Call to talk or email: for a reply within 24 hours Samaritans 116 123 jo@samaritans.org : Text "SHOUT" to 85258 or text "YM" if you're under 19 Shout Crisis Text Line : If you're under 19, you can also call The number will not appear on your phone bill Childline 0800 1111. ​ : 5 Steps to Mental Wellbeing https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/improve-mental-wellbeing/ ​ : Every Mind Matters, Looking after your Mental Health https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/ ​ Maternity Services - St Mary's and Wythenshawe Hospital Click here to view document Smoking and Pregnancy Click here to view document Bereavement Help and Advice 0800 2600 400 Please note this is for immediate bereavement support and is available to anyone who may need it. Bereavement Helpline: : NHS advice on grief after bereavement or loss https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/coping-with-bereavement/ : 0808 808 1677. Opening hours are Monday-Friday 9.30-5pm with extended hours on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings open until 8pm Cruse helpline : Advice on how to support children/young people with bereavement or click PDF for leaflet https://www.childbereavementuk.org/ ​ ​ : Greater Manchester Bereavement Service https://greater-manchester-bereavement-service.org.uk/ When-Someone-Special-Dies_For-Young-Peop https://lgbt.foundation/coronavirus/lgbtrights. ​ If you’d like more information, further support, or to talk to someone about what is right for you, call LGBT Foundation’s helpline on 0345 3 30 30 30 or email helpline@lgbt.foundation Advice for Parents Click here to view full size Stroke Awareness https://www.stroke.org.uk/finding-support/information-coronavirus-stroke-survivors : Stroke Helpline Call 0303 3033 100 or email . helpline@stroke.org.uk Regular opening times: Monday, Thursday and Friday: 9am – 5pm Tuesday and Wednesday: 8am – 6pm Saturday: 10am – 1pm Sunday: Closed ​ : Supporter Care Helpline 0300 3300 740 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. ​ https://www.yourcovidrecovery.nhs.uk/ Public Transport For those who must use public transport, there are a few simple steps you can take to help keep everyone safe: ​ Wear a face covering. Keep a two-metre distance where possible on the platform, stop, station and on-board. Wash or sanitise your hands regularly and carry your own hand sanitiser. Use contactless payment methods or smart ticketing where possible and use exact change if cash is needed. COVID- 19 Guidance ​ Diabetes Fact Sheet Click the link to find this information leaflet in alternative languages: https://www.doctorsoftheworld.org.uk/coronavirus-information/ Emergency Contact Card English Maintaining Contact Messages and Click the link to find this information leaflet in alternative languages: https://www.redcross.org.uk/get-help/find-missing-family Diabetes Advice and Fact Sheet Diabetes Advice Diabetes Fact Sheet Help the fight against COVID-19 Click here to view full size Keeping Well at Home Click here to view document Keeping safe whilst Isolating Click here to view document

  • Flu Season 2020/21 | northenden-gp

    Flu Season 2020/21 Due to Covid, and the complex nature of vaccinations whilst social distancing, we are allocating specific clinics for our patients to get their flu vaccination. All appointments this flu season will be held at our Northenden Surgery, we apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause. ​ Appointments can be booked using or by submitting an . Alternatively please call the surgery on 0161 988 3206 The flu vaccine is given to people who: ​ are 50 and over (including those who'll be 50 by 31 March 2021) have certain health conditions are pregnant are in long-stay residential care receive a carer's allowance, or are the main carer for an older or disabled person who may be at risk if you get sick live with someone (on the NHS shielded patient list) who's at high risk from coronavirus ​ ​ Patient Access Online Enquiry

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