Our Practice is highly patient focused and we have a multidisciplinary approach to patients’ health care. We aim to deliver the best for our patients by combining the skills of the practice team with other health and social care workers in the community.
We provide modern health care facilities and focus on continually improving the health of our patients and residents of the community.
Our Patient Participation Group are asked for their views on matters from time to time. If you are interesting in joining our Patient Group, please contact Mrs Carole Hutchinson, Practice Manager.
This website is aimed at providing you the important information about our practice, our services and our staff in addition to some other useful information and tools available for you to use. Please have a look around and send us any comments or suggestions if you like. We can use your comments and ideas to improve our online services and develop the content of this site accordingly.
Dr Josen will start her maternity leave on 11th March for a period of 12 months. During this time we will be joined by Dr Brian Cloak and Dr Paul Nellist, who will provide locum cover.
Welcome to our new Practice Nurse, Danielle, who will be joining the team on 1st April 2019, to replace Nurse Lynne who has left the practice.
Over the next 12 months, the practice will be looking to introduce new forms of consultation tpes including video and e-consultations. Exciting times!!
Since September 2017, the practice can access evening and weekend appointments with a GP (not necessarily your own GP). From April 2019 the 5 hubs across the city will be changing to – BunnyHill Primary Care Centre, Pallion Health Centre, Houghton Primary Care Centre, Washington Primary Care Centre and Riverview Health Centre at Hendon.
Please see the “Extended Access” link above for more information.
“Health Watch” award
We are very pleased to be awarded the Healthwatch Sunderland award for positive patient feedback during the previous 8 months. Well done everyone!! Please follow the link: https://www.facebook.com/HWSunderland/photos/a.358191964302765.1073741828.324637567658205/1032823896839565/?type=3&theater
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