Welcome to Grove Medical Centre Online
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS
Suffolk GP+ is for people who urgently need a doctor’s appointment, or can’t see their GP on a weekday. For more information please click on GP+ icon.
Please note our Training Closure Dates section to see our planned closure afternoons - On these dates doors will close at 1pm. Our next closure date is Thursday 9th February 2017
Please click here to find the Winter 2016 edition of our newsletter.
We are still booking patients into weekday flu clinics, please call the surgery after 2pm to make an appointment if you have not yet had your flu vaccination.
Eligible patients include:
- Patients aged 65 and over
- Pregnant women
- Patients with chronic diseases such as asthma/COPD, CHD, CKD, diabetes or neurological diseases
- Immunosuppressed patients such as those receiving cancer treatment
Did you know?
By providing us with your mobile number we will not only be able to send you text reminders for your appointments but we will also be able to remind you:
- when you are due for a chronic disease annual review
- when we need to update your medical records with information such as BP or smoking status
- when we have a message for you and cannot reach you by home phone
Our new SMS and voicemail system also features a text back option that will allow you to cancel appointments you no longer need, decline invites for reviews and vaccinations you do not wish to have that year and provide us with instant up to date information such as smoking status, helping us keep your medical records accurate so we can provide you with the best possible care.
You can update your contact details online or inform one of our receptionists of any changes to your details.
PATIENT ONLINE ACCESS
Currently our surgery offers patients the facillity to book appointments and order repeat prescriptions online on our website. For more information on these services please click here.
NHS Enlgand requires us to extend our online services to enable patients to view a detailed coded summary of their medical records. This does not include free text, letters, communications and internal messages.
If you wish to register for online access or are an existing user that wishes to update their access to include the detailed coded summary then please complete the registration form below and return to reception along with ID. Please also read the attached patient information before consenting to these services.
Online Access Registration form
NEW - Our practice now offers an Electronic Prescription Service that allows you to collect your repeat prescriptions directly from a nominated pharmacy saving you time. For more information please click the icon below or speak to someone at reception.
PLEASE CLICK ICON TO USE OUR ONLINE SERVICES INCLUDING APPOINTMENTS
Please explore the links on this page to find out more about what we offer in addition to links to a wealth of health related information.
Join Dementia Research is a nationwide service that helps anyone in the UK take part in vital dementia research studies. Click below for more info.
The Warm Homes Healthy People service helps vulnerable people and families in Suffolk make their homes warmer, and cheaper to heat during the winter. Please click the icon below for eligibility and more information on this service.
Self-Care leaflets are now available to download - Please click the icon below.
The Suffolk Wellbeing Service provides free advice and services to support anyone living in Suffolk who is worried about their mental health or wellbeing. The service allows patients to self refer using the online form or by calling 0300 123 1781. Please click the icon below to visit the new look site and for more information.
For more information on mental health services in Suffolk including emergency helplines and signposting A-Z please also visit the charity Suffolk User Forum.
Suffolk Family Carers are offering sessions for carers offering support and guidance, please see below for more information. Sessions specifically aimed at caring for those with dementia are also available.
Caring with Confidence flyer