Appointment System

  Firstcare Practice Appointment System The aim of the practice is to empower you to manage their own health and provide tools and support to do this. We are committed to collaborate within the practice and with other professional partners in health and social care to both learn and deliver care. Our practice is open Monday-Sunday … Continue reading Appointment System

Telephone and Skype consultations

A GP takes up to 80 calls in the morning, these consultations last up to 5 minutes and patients have found it extremely useful. You do not need to make time to come into the surgery, the GP can send prescriptions directly to your pharmacy and send you emails and text messages with relevant information. … Continue reading Telephone and Skype consultations

General Practice (GP)

GPs deal with a whole range of health problems. They also provide health education, offer advice on smoking and diet, run clinics, give vaccinations and carry out simple surgical operations. GPs usually work in practices as part of a team that includes nurses, healthcare assistants, practice managers, receptionists and other staff. Practices also work closely … Continue reading General Practice (GP)

GP Practices Consider John Lewis type partnership with local Trust

Pulse Exclusive Nine practices in an English coastal town are considering relinquishing their independent contractor status to join up with the local community trust. Under the proposals, GPs in Gosport, Hampshire, would form a new organisation with NHS Southern Hampshire Foundation Trust, which would own premises and would pay the GPs a fixed annual salary … Continue reading GP Practices Consider John Lewis type partnership with local Trust

GP advice service from Imperial College

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust website GPs and referrers GP advice service GP advice service Through the Trust’s GP advice service, GPs and practice staff can email or telephone medical specialists from a range of specialties with non-urgent clinical enquiries. The GP advice service is for general advice and lines are open from 12 to … Continue reading GP advice service from Imperial College