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POD under pressure

Patients across the county are being advised that the Prescription Ordering Direct (POD) service for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin is currently operating at low capacity. Patients will unfortunately experience longer waiting times as a result of this.  Stephanie...

Face Coverings in Surgery

Following an update to NHS Guidelines: it is no longer compulsory to wear masks or face coverings in GP Surgeries. If you have an appointment because you have Covid symptoms or a similar respiratory condition you WILL be asked to wear a face covering when you see the...

Lift Someone Out Of Loneliness

Fancy a cuppa? Sometimes reaching out to someone with as little as three words can make a big difference. This Mental Health Awareness Week, the theme is loneliness – something we all can experience at some point in our lives, which can have a huge impact on our...

Please continue to wear a mask in the surgery

Following the Government announcement that from today (27 January) face coverings will no longer be mandatory in public places, we want to remind primary care colleagues that the UK Health Security Agency’s infection prevention control (IPC) guidance remains in...

Face to face appointments

During the pandemic, we have made several changes to our appointments to ensure that our patients receive the care they need and that we keep our patients and staff as safe as possible from transmission within the surgery.​ While we are still making more use of...