Granton Medical Centre joining Our Health Partnership

You Probably want to know what Out Health Partnership is Along with a lot of other GP Practices across Birmingham we have joined with other practices to create a new organisation that will give us more time to spend with our patients and provide you with a better health service. The new organisation is called […]

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New Appointment System

With an ever increasing ageing population and a general increase in the demand for GP appointments, practices are under pressure to find more efficient ways to deal with patient demand. In view of this Granton is trialing a new appointment system throughout February and March 2016. The new system is aimed at improving patient access […]

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Extended Hours

During the Christmas and New Year period the Extended Hours telephone calls will be offered on Monday 21st and Wednesday 23rd December then on Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th December. If you feel you do not need to attend surgery for an appointment with a doctor, but would however like to discuss a matter relating […]

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***Latest News***

We are please to announce that following the re-location of Dr Rapsey in December and the decision by Dr Mistry to leave Granton at the beginning of September, we have appointed 3 new permanent doctors who will start at the practice in August. Dr W Hardy (M) – who has been at the practice for […]

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Telephone and CCTV Systems

The telephone system now records all telephone conversations and the CCTV system will record conversations at the reception desk.  This facility will be used as a training  and quality assessment tool and can also be used as a varification of telephone or face to face conversations between the patient and receptionist if required.

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Text Messaging Facility

The practice has the facility to text appointment reminders and updates to your mobile telephone.  If you would like to receive such reminders please advise the reception staff of your up to date mobile telephone number and remember to keep the practice informed if you change your mobile number.  We will need written or verbal […]

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Yellow Fever Centre

Granton Medical Centre is a registered provider of Yellow Fever vaccination.  This service is also available for people who are not registered with Granton Medical Centre. Please note that provision of Yellow Fever vaccine is not a service provided under NHS, the cost of the vaccine plus certificate is £60.

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Travel Vaccines

The practice offers travel vaccine advice together with appropriate vaccinations.  Tetanus, Typhoid and Hepatitis A Vaccines can be provided free of charge.  However, not all vaccines can by provided under NHS and therefore charges will be made for such vaccines as Rabies, Japanese Encephalitis, Tick Borne Encephalitis, Cholera and Hepatitis B for the purpose of travel.  […]

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NHS Health Check

It is possible to calculate an individual heart disease risk score for people aged between 40 and 75.  This screening is now available free at Granton Medical Centre. You will have an initial appointment with a Health Care Assistant where you will have your blood pressure, height, weight, waist measurement and blood tests taken. These include cholesterol, blood sugar ( […]

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