26th April 2017 Code of practice for repeat prescriptions (regular medication)
New guidance has been issued on how we as a practice, your pharmacy and you as a
patient will be expected to manage any regular medication you may be taking. Please
click on this link here.
22nd August 2016 Flu clinic this year
The date for this year’s main flu clinic is Saturday 8th October. Please contact
the surgery if you want to make an appointment.
9th June 2016 New partner joins the practice
We are delighted to welcome back Dr Sarah Thomas as a new partner to the practice.
Some of you may remember her as our Registrar (trainee GP) a couple of years ago.
She will be seeing patients on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
8th March 2016 Friends and family test
When you visit the surgery you have the opportunity to give us feedback on whether
you would recommend us as a surgery. We have forms you can complete at Reception
or online (see the homepage of this website). The question is: "How likely are you
to recommend our GP practice to friends and family if they need similar care or treatment?".
The results for the year 2015 are as follows :
Extremely likely 85%
Neither likely nor unlikely 5%
Extremely unlikely 4%
3rd March 2016 CQC inspection rates Chilwell Valley and Meadows Surgeries
We are very proud to have been rated as ‘outstanding’ by the CQC inspection that
took place last October. As a surgery we pride ourselves on the service we offer
our patients and are very pleased this has been recognised by the CQC.
11th January 2016 Text (SMS) reminders for appointments
We are starting this new service 11th January 2016.
You will receive a confirmation text one week before your appointment and another
a day before. If you do not receive a reminder it could be that either we don’t have
your mobile number or it is not the correct one. Please let us know! If you do not
wish to receive text reminders you are able to opt out – please inform Reception.
30th October 2015 New telephone system
Our phone system has been upgraded and there have been reports of the occasional
glitch when trying to call us. Please bear with us while we sort these out. Thank