Bank holiday is on the way! When you're getting ready for the break, remember to order any repeat prescriptions you might need for the four day weekend (19th - 22nd April 2019)
At Frizinghall Medical Centre we need 48 hours to issue a repeat prescription, so it's important to make sure it's been ordered before Tuesday 16th April.
More information is available by clicking here
Healthwatch England wants to know what you think the NHS can do to help you and your community stay well.
Healthwatch is running a national survey to ask people’s views on how local NHS services could be improved through the NHS Long Term Plan.
The Government is investing £billions a year in the NHS as part of the Long Term Plan. Local services have been asked to work together to develop their own plans, which will set out how the national plan will work across local areas.
You can access the surveys here. Alternative formats available here.
3 people in Bradford will be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes today. It only takes a few minutes to find out if you could be at risk by visiting: https://riskscore.diabetes.org.uk/start
Parents and carers, download your quick guide on what to do if your child is feeling poorly.
There's lots of information about how to manage common minor illnesses at home - including coughs, colds and sickness.
Get your If your child is poorly, what can you do to help your child? leaflet.
A guide to Healthy Eating in Ramadan with key points translated in Urdu, Arabic & Hindi on pages 24,25,26 and 27
Are you a Carer, an adult who may be struggling at home or feeling isolated?
Then why not come go along to Manningham Mills Community Centre every Tuesday from 10am till 12noon, were information and advice will be provided that may be able to help you.
NHS England are inviting patients, NHS staff, partner organisations and interested members of the public to give their views on potential proposals for changing current primary legislation relating to the NHS, with a view to implementing the NHS Long Term Plan.
You can find out more about the proposed possible changes to legislation and have your say by Thursday 25th April at: https://www.engage.england.nhs.uk/survey/nhs-long-term-plan-legislation/
Some patients registered at this GP practice will soon be invited to take part in a national survey about their experiences of local NHS services.
It covers issues that concern patients, such as access to care and satisfaction with treatment.
If you receive a questionnaire, please help NHS England by filling it in as soon as possible.
It is really important that we hear your views, even if you have received a questionnaire like this before. Your response will help us to improve GP practices and other local NHS services so they better meet your needs
You can visit: www.gp-patient.co.uk to find out more
Bradford Council & Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust Health Trainer Service will be running some 12 week weight management groups beginning in February.
Would you like to lose weight without any fad diet, all places need to be book on 01274 322666 or email: email@example.com
On Wednesday 23rd January 2019, at City Health Bradford GP Federation Annual General Meeting (AGM), they held their first ever “Recognising Excellence in General Practice” Awards in the Midland Hotel.
At the awards ceremony, Frizinghall Medical Centre won the 'GP Practice of the Year 2019' Award, you can view the award certificate here
The surgery will be closed on Wednesday 20th February from 12noon for staff training and will reopen on Thursday 21st February at 8:30am, find out what to do when we are closed by clicking here
We are sorry to announce that Lynda Smith, our Practice Manager will be leaving us on Thursday 28th February, we wish her all the best for the future.
We welcome Mouna Allam, as our new Practice Manager who will start on Monday 4th February.
A consultation is taking place about the proposed road traffic improvements for Canal Road and Keighley Road (between Shipley and Bradford Centre).
As this may affect many people locally, the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council (CBMDC), in partnership with West Yorkshire Combined Authority would like to hear people’s views on how they could be improved.
Why not have your say at: www.yourvoice.westyorks-ca.gov.uk/bradfordshipley
Frizinghall Medical Centre is now affiliated as a member of the National Association for Patient Participation (N.A.P.P).
The next Patient Participation Group (PPG) is on Thursday 10th January 2019 at 4:20pm for more information about the PPG, please click here or contact Emmerson Walgrove, Patient Engagement Lead (PEL) at the surgery or via email.
As from Monday 3rd December 2018, the practice will go live with Care Navigation
We may ask you about your health issue when you call to book an appointment.
It is about helping you get the service you need.
Our specially trained reception team may suggest other professionals that could help you better, for more information clicking here
On Monday 5th November at the surgery, Healthwatch Bradford & District held a stall where about 15 of our patients give their views about health and social care services in the Bradford District.
If you missed this great opportunity to have your say, you can also expressed your views by clicking here
Frizinghall Medical Centre is part of the Extended Access Service which provides GP, Physiotherapy, Nurse and Health Care Assistant appointments.
Extended Access Service - Information for Patients
Why not is how Frizinghall Medical Centre is doing in the latest GP Patient Survey 2018, by clicking here
On Monday 10th September 2018, the Surgery was pleased to welcome our new Patient Engagement Lead (PEL) - Emmerson Walgrove.
Emmerson will be more than happy to take any suggestions you may have on activities, events or services which would be beneficial to both patients and the medical centre.
Please ask at Reception for more information or contact Emmerson Walgrove, Patient Engagement Lead (PEL) at the surgery on:
01274 495577 or email: Emmerson.Walgrove@bradford.nhs.uk