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Have your say – Join our Patient Group

The Practice is recruiting for our

Virtual Patient Participation Group.

Oakengates Medical Practice would like to hear your views on how we can improve our services at the surgery.

The practice already has a Patient Participation Group who meet on a quarterly basis which is very pro active in helping the practice improve its patient services. However we are aware that it is sometimes inconvenient or difficult for people to give up their valuable time to come to meetings here at the surgery, therefore we would like to set up a Virtual Patient Participation Group which will run alongside our current Patient Group.

The aim  is to reach out to a wide range of our patients and ask for their feedback as to how our surgery is doing.

If you would be happy to be contacted via email, no more than 3-4 times a year, to give us your views and participate in the occasional patient survey please click here.

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Named Accountable GP

Under new GP contract terms each patient (including children) is now allocated a named accountable GP, who is responsible for the patient’s overall care.  For more information Please click here.

To find out who your named accountable GP is please contact the surgery.

The new contract does not change how the current appointment system works and patient’s can still request to see any clinician within the practice. 

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Nurse Practitioner Services

The practice now has two nurse practitioners who can see you for acute minor illness and injuries,

Click on link for details of what services our nurse practitioners provide.

Contraception

If you require the contraceptive pill please make an appointment with a nurse practitioner who can prescribe the contraceptive pill and the morning after pill.                 

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Out of Hours

When the surgery is closed Shropdoc will provide cover for the surgery.  This service is for urgent medical care, if you feel your condition is life threatening phone 999 for the ambulance service.

Between the hours of 18:00  – 08.30 – Monday – Friday, weekends and bank holidays telephone  08444 068888, which is Shropshire Doctors’ Co-operative (SHROPDOC).   

Please only call if you feel that the problem cannot wait until the next doctor’s surgery. 

We aim to provide a personal service, with continuity of care, for the Oakengates and wider Telford & Wrekin community.