Welcome to Northgate Practice
Please contact the practice to book an appointment for your COVID-19 vaccine.
The eConsult service is open from 7am to 7pm Monday to Thursday and 7am to 6pm Friday. To access support after hours please call 111
What does Northgate Practice actually do all day long?
We are aware of the debate about access to general practice. It may help to know what general practice does during a typical day.
On Monday 29th November 2021 we asked staff to record what they do, these are some of their tasks. You can see there is lot's going on:
- 278 test results received
- 94 telephone consultations
- 21 care home residents seen
- 39 referral letters transcribed
- 255 calls received
- 130 eConsults received and actioned
- 1 GP registrar's supervised
- 283 prescriptions processed
- 4 home visits carried out
- 5 medical students trained
- 77 face to face consultations
- 7 baby immunisations
- 268 clinic letters scanned, coded and reviewed
We are working hard, and we are working beyond our capacity.
Please be patient with our team - they are doing a brilliant job. If mistakes occur, we will correct them. We do not accept aggression towards any of our staff. Let's work together in these difficult times. We appreciate your support. Thank you.
COVID-19 & VISITING YOUR GP SURGERY
Patients are required to continue to wear a face covering in all healthcare settings.
If you have symptoms you must get a PCR test. Do not visit the GP practice.
Information from the Care Quality Commission
Our practice is inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to ensure we are meeting essential standards of quality and safety.
This widget provides a summary of the results of the latest checks carried out by the CQC.