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South Gloucestershire's mental health and emotional wellbeing hub for young people

 Mind you is here to help you to look after your mental health, to find out about mental health problems and where you can go in South Gloucestershire if you are struggling.

Patient Transport Service

The patient or the patient's carer is responsible for requesting transport.  Ring the Booking Office on 0300 777 6688.  E-zec Medical Transport Services provide non-emergency patient transport.  The patient transport service (PTS) provides planned, non-emergency transport for patients to and from NHS hospitals and clinics in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.  It is only available for eligible patients who need the support of clinically trained staff and / or medical equipment during their journey.

Four Towns and Vale Link Community Transport can help you!

If you are having trouble getting to your hospital appointment, you can contact Four Towns and Vale Link Community Transport on 01454 419 372.  They offer door-to door accessible vehicles and help people get to: GP and Hospital appointments, shopping trips, social visits and work/education.  They aim to provide safe, cost effective, accessible transport to residents and groups in the Four Towns and Vale Link areas to complement the existing transport system.  They offer a Ring-and-Ride service for individuals and a Social Car Scheme with volunteers using their own cars.  To qualify, residents must live within the Four Towns & Vale link area and one of the following must apply:  Be aged 60 years or more, Have a special needs, Be in receipts of benefits, Have access problems, or Hold a Diamond bus pass.   Email: info@4tvl.org.uk   Visit www.4tvl.org.uk

Feet Physique - New Private Service Available at Bradley Stoke Surgery

From the 3rd of May 2017 Feet Physique will be seeing patients at the surgery on Thursdays.  Friendly Foot Health Practitioner Services.  Catering for sports professionals, children, elderly and diabetic care including:  general foot care, common foot problems and infections, nail care, verrucae, corns and callus removal, ingrowing nails. 

Call to book an appointment:  M 07713 199 670   T 0117 239 1489   E Tanya@feetphysique.co.ukwww.feetphysique.co.uk 

All appointments to be booked directly through Feet Physique and not the surgery.

Scrivens Hearing Care Service available to our patients

Scrivens Hearing Care have been commissioned to provide NHS hearing clinics and offer hearing tests and full hearing assessment appointments to our patients fortnight.  They  run dedicated hearing clinics here for all patients over 60 with a hearing loss.  The clinic can supply NHS Digital Hearing Aids, if required, and will save our patients from going to the hospital. 

Leaflets and posters will be in reception to promote the service.

Care Quality Commission Report

We were inspected by CQC on 1st June 2016 and received an overall rating of Good.  If you wish to view the report click here

Patient Participation Group Meeting

The next meeting is on Tuesday, 1st May 2018 at 10:30 at the surgery. 

Patient Annual Survey 2017

An Annual Patient Survey had been conducted over the period of 19th June to 6th July 2017 with 333 questionnaires being completed, over 2% of the patient list size.  Members of the Patient Participation Group had helped to assist with the survey which was one of the major tasks for the PPG.  Patients were given a questionnaire to complete to collect data.  The survey was advertised through posters in the Practice's waiting room and through leaflets in consulting rooms, the pharmacy and members of the PPG approached patients in the waiting room.

 The practice would like to thank the patients who has taken part in the survey. 

If you wish to view the report Click here

Paediatric Handi App

This free app for smartphone and tablet providers expert support to medical professionals as well as parents/carers in looking after children with the most common childhood illnesses. 

https://brisdoc.co.uk/handi-paediatric-app-expert-advice-and-guidance-for-common-childhood-illnesses/

 

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