Padgate Medical Centre
At Padgate Medical Surgery the doctors and nurses and staff take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.We try to focus on you as a whole person, and help you find ways to improve your health.
We help you manage any chronic illnesses you may have and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups. We are a training practice and you may be asked to see qualified doctors who are nearing the end of their GP training. If you prefer to see one of the more senior doctors , just let us know.
Our nurses manage many of the conditions that previously used to be managed by doctors- asthma, diabetes and COPD to name a few.
The Citizens Advice Bureau provide free appointments one day a week and we also have a hypnotherapist available all day Wednesday( fee payable).
The practice has wheelchair access and toilet facilities for the disabled.
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback.
HAVE YOUR SAY TO IMPROVE YOUR CARE
We would like your feedback on the care or treatment we give you any time you visit your GP or have contact with the practice.
To do this click on the link on the right hand side of the page head "Friends & Family Test".
There are paper copies of the questionnaire in the surgery waiting room. Please put in the box after completion.
You can have your say without giving your name and we will use the information to plan improvements to our service.
New appointment booking system
As of Monday 6th February 2017 we are changing our appointments booking system following feedback from patients.
Appointments will now be released at
8.00am for the morning surgeries
13.00pm for the afternoon surgeries.
Please note the pm appointments will not be released before 13.00pm for the afternoon and are not bookable before this time.
A number of Pre-bookable routine apps will be offered by each clinician up to two weeks in advance.
There will be a number of Book on the day appointments available on an AM & PM basis each day that will be offered to patients where by their need to see a GP is urgent (details of the urgency will be noted down by the receptionist and passed to the GP)
There will be a number of appointments that will be released each day in order for patients to access 48 hours in advance. This will allow patients who are working to be able to plan around this.
As of 30th September 2016 Padgate Medical Centre and Woolston Surgery will have a call recording and monitoring service for training and monitoring purposes
(Site updated 16/02/2017)