Welcome to Meadowbrige Surgery Online
Welcome along to our surgery website where we hope you will quickly benefit from a user friendly layout and a wealth of information about our healthcare services. Find out when we’re open and what to do when we’re not, all from the comfort of your own home.
Dr Lavin will be on maternity leave from mid March and we would like to welcome Dr McBride who will be covering for her.
Feb 14 - Advance Appointments
At present due to high winter pressures, additional locum coverage in meeting this demand and other personal contributing factors we are largely unable to offer advanced bookable GP appointments at the present time. Patients are therefore asked and encouraged to ring on the day before 11.00 am, to be added to the Telephone Triage list.
If you do need to book an appointment more than a week in advance and there is a genuine reason why you can not ring on the day, please pass the information required to the receptionist who will pass it to a doctor for decision.
We do apologise for any inconvenience this current arrangement may cause and hope to be back to our normal procedure of appointments being available to book 1 week in advance on a rolling daily basis as soon as possible.
We thank you for your understanding and patience in this matter.
Feb 14 Update - Telephone Lines
We have been receiving feedback and are aware of the difficulty patient's have been experiencing recently with phone lines being engaged at the most busy times of the day. Presently we are experiencing a very high demand of calls which is seeing the admin team dealing with approximately 2000+calls per week. We are therefore currently arranging an upgrade to our telephone lines which should be available by mid March 14. This will see our current 8 lines increase to 12 and we do hope this will provide an improved service to our patients.
If in the case of an emergency you do get an engaged tone when ringing the practice, please dial 999.
One Click Away
Convenience doesn’t stop there and you can now access a number of services online. Ordering a repeat prescription or sending us your comments are both just a click away. And if you’re not yet registered with us you can download the necessary forms here too.
Health and Happiness
Our team are dedicated to your continued good health and approach your care with professionalism, discretion and friendliness. You can count on a warm welcome from everyone involved here at the practice.
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(Site updated 06/03/2014)