GP Net Earnings

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs working in The Glebeland Surgery in the last financial year was £36,194 before tax and National Insurance. This is for 2 full time GPs.

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BUILDING WORK AT THE SURGERY

In January 2015 the Government launched The Primary Care Infrastructure Fund. It is a £1bn, four-year funding programme to support GP practices to make improvements to services for local patients including more modern, expanded premises and use of new technology. In March 2015, NHS England announced the first wave of investment across the country with […]

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Allocated Accountable GP

The practice is required by the Government under the terms of the latest GP contract to allocate all patients a named accountable GP. Individual patients will be informed of their named accountable GP at the first appropriate interaction with the practice. For convenience if you have a medical card your accountable GP will be the […]

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NHS HEALTH CHECK

If you are aged between 40 and 74 you may be called for a routine health check. This is aimed to prevent heart disease, strokes, diabetes and kidney disease. It will involve a 20 minute check up with the nurse who will also do a blood test to check your cholesterol.

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TEXT APPOINTMENT REMINDER SERVICE

We send a text to patients mobile phones 24 hours prior to their appointment as a reminder. Please ensure that we have your current mobile telephone number to ensure you receive this service.

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HEALTH MONITORING MACHINE

In Reception we have a health monitoring machine, this can measure your height, weight and blood pressure. Please take advantage of this service, ask at reception for a token, the machine is easy to use and gives clear instructions, if you have any problems the receptionist will be on hand to help you through the process.

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TEXT REMINDER FOR CHRONIC DISEASE REVIEWS

We send a text to patients with chronic diseases such as Diabetes and Asthma to remind them that they are due a review. Please ensure that we have your current mobile telephone number to ensure you receive this information.

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