We are pleased to announce the addition of Dr John Scott to our salaried GP team. Dr Scott has worked for The Guildhall & Barrow Surgery as a locum GP in the past and we are happy to confirm he has joined us permanently, offering clinics across both surgery sites.
PPG survey results may be found here
It is widely acknowledged that General Practice is under increasing pressure from an aging population, medical developments and plans to move services from the hospital. As part of the response to this, we seek to enhance the role of pharmacists in clinical practice
New In-House Specialist Physiotherapy Assessment Service We now have a Specialist Practice Physiotherapist called Maxine working on Monday and Thursday mornings at Guildhall Surgery and Friday mornings at Barrow Surgery offering an assessment service for soft tissue injuries, muscle and joint problems, including but not exclusively, back pain, sciatica, knee and shoulder pain, neck pain, muscle or tendon strains. …
Following the successful merger of Guildhall Surgery & Abbey Pharmacy, patients from all surgeries & living in all locations now have access to pharmacy services within the Guildhall Surgery building. Prescription requests may be made in the normal way via 702119 or online.
The Guildhall & Barrow Surgery PPG is published below
The Practice has opened a dedicated blood pressure monitoring room at the Guildhall Surgery for patients to come and take their own blood pressure readings.
The taking & analysis of blood tests are organised & provided by ‘The Pathology Partnership’ – the new arrangements are set out here.
Following assessment in 2014 the Care Quality Commission has rated all aspects of our service as ‘good’.