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Welcome to Polden Medical Practice

The Doctors and Staff at Polden Medical Practice in Edington and Woolavington are proud to offer the highest standard of Patient-Centred Healthcare.

We run many Clinics for the management of Chronic diseases such as Asthma and Diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including Antenatal and Postnatal care, Minor surgery, Childhood Vaccinations. 

Feedback and suggestions are always welcomed by the Practice please call Helen Jackson, Practice Manager to have a confidential discussion about any concerns.

Polden Medical Practice

Our Vision: A Modern Country practice demonstrating excellence in Patient Centred Healthcare with a Personal and Caring approach.

Our Mission: To Be A Professional and Effective Team Supporting Each Other to put Patients at the Heart of All We Do.
 

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NEW!! Changes to the Prescription Line

For your information

From June 5th, the prescription line changed and now opens between 10am and 1pm only.

 

Telephone Menu System

In December we  implemented a new telephone menu system and you have  five options to choose from, which will allow your calls to be diverted through to the appropriate member of our team. The telephone number is still 01278 722077

The options now available are as follows:

  • Press 1 -  to book or cancel an appointment
  • Press 2  - for our repeat prescription line.  This line is open (every day except weekends) between the hours of 10am to 12 am, and 3pm to 5pm. Please Note: online ordering for repeat medication is available via your  'EMIS Patient Access Online' account.  If you don't have an account please contact the Practice reception to request one.
  • Press 3 -  for test results and sick notes.  Please note this service is available between the hours of 2pm and 5pm
  • Press 4 - for referrals and hospital appointments. Please note this service is available between the hours of 10am and 3pm
  • Press 5 - or hold for all other enquiries


Next Scheduled Closures (closures apply to both Surgeries):

2017:

  • Wednesday 19th July
  • Thursday 17th August
  • Tuesday 19th September
  • Wednesday 18th October
  • Thursday 16th November
  • Tuesday 12th December

The Practice will be closed between  2pm to 5pm on the above dates.

For information on all upcoming closures please Click Here.

 

General News

Our current news stories include:

  • Changes to our telephone system
  • Liquid Nitrogen Service
  • Named Accountable GP
  • Meningitis Vaccination
  • Would you like to be part of our Virtual Patient Participation Group?
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