Skip To Content
Increase Font Size
Decrease Font Size
Reset Font Size
Show Main Menu
Doctors & Staff
Show Side Menu
Online Access. Direct Link
Change of Address
Join Patient Group
NHS App and Online Access
Request a Fit note
Practice Boundary Area
Help Us To Help You
Useful Telephone Numbers
Living With Dementia
Common Health Questions
Conditions A to Z
BBC Health News
Coronavirus: 'Baffling' observations from the front line
23 May 2020 22:58
Doctors on the front lines are observing things that they have never encountered before - and it's a challenge.
A patient who proved everyone wrong
24 May 2020 02:33
Mary Blessington was discharged then soon deteriorated, showing that the path to recovery can be long and hard.
Coronavirus: Care homes could 'go to the wall' as costs rise
24 May 2020 00:24
Thirty out of 102 care home providers contacted by the BBC said none of their staff had been tested.
Coronavirus: Which health claims are circulating online?
24 May 2020 01:03
A wide range of false and misleading health claims continue to spread on social media.
Death payment for families of Scottish care staff
24 May 2020 00:19
Care workers who test positive for coronavirus will be given enhanced payments in future.
Coronavirus: Key evidence on opening schools revealed
22 May 2020 17:00
Sources say any risk to pupils is very small but any activity outside the home has risk.
Minutes & Agendas
THE NEXT PPG MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED - TUESDAY 31ST MARCH 2020 AT 5PM
Northgate Practice Patient Participation Group
What is the role of the PPG?
Patient participation refers to patients, such as you, who are taking active interest in healthcare.
The group meets with representatives of the practice every 3 months.
The group discuss services and gives feedback and suggestions on how improvements can be made for benefit of patients and the practice.
What do PPG members do?
Attend the regular meeting.
Discuss new developments affecting the practice and give feedback.
Spend an occasional session in the waiting room informing patients about new services and maintaining the display board.
Helping with health promotion events.
Assis with patient surveys.
Who can join the PPG?
You can! Anyone of any age or background who is a patient registered at Northgate Practice.
Experience is not necessary.
New members are welcome to join.
Ask for joining details at the reception desk.