Our practicies will be closed from 6.30pm on Friday 1st May 2015, opening as usual at 8am on Tuesday 5th May 2015. If you require a doctor whilst we are closed please telephone 111. Enjoy your May Day Bank Holiday weekend!
We can now offer patient electronic access to view info from their patient record - Immunisations, medications and allergies, as well as the facility to book appointments, request repeat medications and let us know that you have moved. If you would find this useful please register with a member of the reception team. If you have alreday signed up to book appointment or order medications, this further information will be availble to you when you next login.
Our Friends and Family test is now live - you can click on the tab on our home page to complete the survey or complete a paper form in the surgery.
Child needs to stay off school? Have a look at our Self Help tab - we have a great poster by the HPA that gives really clear guidance.
If you are thinking of travelling abroad and will need travel vaccinations, we require your completed travel assessment form at least 10-12 weeks before you wish to travel. It is very difficult to forecast demand for travel appointments, so whilst we endeavour to accomodate patients requests, there may be very busy times when we cannot offer you an appointment within yourrequired timescale, and will advise you of other options. We are unable to offer a last minute travel vaccination service.
We have a Facebook page - 'like us' to keep up to date with what's happening at Westongrove and other useful health information.
Are you aged 40 or over and not on any treatment? It would be really useful if we could have an up to date blood pressure reading from you. There is no need to make an appointment as we have DIY blood pressure machines in our wiating rooms at Bedgrove Surgery and Wendover Health Centre, that any Westongrove patient can use. Its quick and easy. One you have measured your bp a ticket will print, write your full name and date of birth on it and hand it to the reception team. If the machine is busy and you can't wait, just pop in whenever you are passing.
Care.Data extraction of confidential patient information such as postcode and nhs number will begin in around 8 weeks time. Please see our 'latest news' tab for further information.
Bedgrove Surgery & Wendover Health Centre now have DIY Blood Pressure machines in the waiting room thanks to the generous Friends groups. Pop in when you are passing and give them a go to see what your blood pressure is.
FREE text messaging service - we can remind you about appointments, let you know when flu clinics are happening, and other useful info from the surgery. We will assume that you wish to use the service unless you tell us in writing that you would prefer not to be included. We can then remove you from the service. Please check with reception that we have your correct mobile number. If you share a mobile number or phone with someone else they may receive your messages, so let us know if anything needs updating.
For surgery opening hours, please see the appointments tab above.
Summary Care Records - please see our 'Latest News' tab for more info.
We are looking for volunteer patients to join our Patient Participation Groups on all three sites. Please see the link on the right hand side menu.
For information on work that does not form core NHS requirements, and is chargeable to patients, please look under the 'Clinics & Services' tab, then 'Non NHS Charges'.
H1N1 Swine Flu vaccine is advised for travellers to the Southern Hemisphere during their flu season. Please check with our travel nurses. More information can be found under the tab 'Clinics and Services' above.
Please remember that the Dispensary at Wendover Health Centre is open 6.30-8pm on Tuesday and 9 am-11am on Saturday from 06.10.12 for pre-booked appointments and prescription collections
Dispensary at Wendover Health Centre will be closed at 6.30pm on Tuesday 10th March
If you are a dispensing patient, please ask our dispensary staff about our repeat collection service.
Awarding Organistaions make no requirements for pupils to obtain a sick certificate or letter from a Doctor in support of an application for special consideration. See Clinics & Services - Non NHS Charges for further information.
Westongrove offer patients the ability to book an appointment with a GP up to 4 weeks in advance. This means that you can book an appointment more than 2 days in ahead. We are also making adjustments to the appointment system following patient feedback and will be adding an update regarding this in the very near future. Many thanks to all those who take the time to give us their opinion.
Westongrove also offer appointments that can be booked for the next 48 hours for those patients who suddenly feel poorly. These appointments will be with the most appropriate member of our clinical team.
Are you caring for a relative with a disability or serious illness ? We can provide you with support and information.
We'd like to remind all patients that we operate a 'Non Smoking' policy within and around the exterior of our surgeries.
Want to Stop Smoking? Please call reception and ask to be referred to our smoking cessation advisor..
Each appointment booked is for 1 patients ailment. If you have a child / other adult that also requires a discussion with the doctor please book a separate appointment.
The Friends of Bedgrove Surgery hold a monthly coffee morning. Come along and have a cup of tea and a slice of cake, and catch up with friends.