Grange Medical Centre
Tel: (01977) 610009
Kinsley Medical Centre
Tel: (01977) 610009
Fax: (01977) 625588
Greenview Medical Centre
Tel: (01977) 647521
Drs Kamal, Crawley,
Herrero Tarilonte & Johnston
website has been designed to tell you about the practice and
the services that we offer.
Please read it carefully. We trust
that you will find it helpful and informative.
Want to order your repeat prescription on-line?
Did you know we have started to offer some on-line services?
Speak with our receptionist and they will let you know how to get
a unique user name and password to securely access your patient data.
You can then:
- Order a repeat prescription or
- Cancel an appointment
All from the link below.
Click here to login to systmonline
Practice News and Notices
We are listening to you and trying to improve how you can contact us. We hope that by taking out prescription request calls, urgent calls and appointment requests can be dealt with much quicker.
Please also remember that if you need to ring us, if it is not urgent then mid-morning or mid-afternoon are the easiest times to get through. Thank you for being patient with us during this period of change.
TELEPHONE PRESCRIPTION LINE
As of the 17th August 2015 patients will no longer be able to request prescriptions over the telephone.
· The Practice would encourage all patients to order their prescriptions by;
- Using the right hand side of your previous prescription to tell us which items you want to re-order and drop it in at any one of our three sites
- Register for Online Access and order them online on your computer or mobile phone App.
- Ask your usual pharmacy to order your prescriptions for you - remember they can often deliver the items for you as well
Please remember to allow 48 hours for your prescription to be prepared and 72 hours if it is being delivered to a pharmacy.
You may already be using online access to order your repeat prescriptions but did you know that you can also cancel appointments and now
you can also book appointments
using your online username and password?
(Please note it is only a limited number of appointments available for now).
You will need your unique user name and password to access the system. This is the same one that is used to order repeat prescriptions online.
Please ask the receptionist for more details or to obtain your user name and password if you haven't already got one.
Please also remember that you can
cancel an appointment by text on 0782 660 5897
(Please note this number is for appointment cancellations only,
do not leave any voicemail messages).
We appreciate accessing our services can be difficult by 'phone so please try these alternatives and remember, if you need to ring us and it is not urgent, please avoid busy times from 8am until 10am.
Patient Reference Group
Are you interested in finding out how to get involved in your practice?
If you would like to just call in to one of our patient reference group meetings and see what happens, you will be made very welcome.
The next meeting is on Tuesday 21st July 2015
from 12 until around 2pm held at
The Grange Medical Centre,
The practice is committed to delivering a service of the highest standard to all of our patients. We place a great deal of emphasis on good communication, effective treatments and continuous professional development to enable us to meet the needs of our patients.
The practice has
been in existence for over 100 years and was carried out from
three surgeries in Hemsworth. The practice buildings were
wooden huts until 1967 when a purpose-built surgery was built
in Highfield Road, Hemsworth. We soon outgrew this building
and moved to our current site in 1980. The surgery was extended
in 1993 to provide additional patient care facilities, a larger
waiting room and more office space. In March 1996 our new
therapy unit was opened, providing dedicated facilities for
physiotherapy, including exercise equipment, heat therapy
and hydrotherapy. The new two-storey building also accommodates
our practice and community nurses, and provides facilities
for staff training and seminars.
In May 2001, a new purpose-built surgery
was completed at Kinsley, providing much needed extra space and state-of-the-art facilities.
On 1st August 2003, the Grange Medical Centre and Highfield Road Surgery merged as one practice.
On 1st July 2006 The Grange Medical Centre merged with the Greenview Medical centre at Upton.
Further refurbishment took place at Hemsworth during 2012 / 2013 and included the provision of improved theatre facilities and a purpose-built Endoscopy Unit.
INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL
The practice has robust policies in place for infection prevention and control. This includes policies on hand washing, cleaning of the surgery sites and correct disposal of waste in line with current guidelines.
We would ask that you use the hand gel dispensers that are available in the entrance areas of the 3 surgery sites and also make use of the waste bins provided for any rubbish you may wish to dispose of.
NO SMOKING POLICY
The practice operates a no smoking policy and we kindly ask patients to refrain from
smoking in practice buildings and within the grounds.
It is essential to maintain a high standard of hygiene on the premises and your assistance with this would be appreciated.
The practice accepts new patients
from the following areas: Hemsworth, Kinsley, Fitzwilliam, South Kirkby, South Hiendley, Upton or South Elmsall.
Please refer to the map page on this web site. To register as a
patient please ask at reception.
We are committed to 'Wakefield's Breastfeeding Welcome Scheme' so if you require breastfeeding facilities whilst visiting any of our surgery sites please ask at reception.
Patient and public areas are situated at ground level at all three surgery sites, therefore providing suitable disabled access. Toilet facilities for the disabled are available at all surgery sites. There is also a lift at The Grange Medical Centre main building and Kinsley Medical Centre to enable disabled patients access to the first floor areas should this be required.
Parking is available at all three surgery sites with designated spaces for disabled parking. The Hemsworth site can on occasions be extremely busy, therefore we kindly ask that the car park be used only if necessary, in order to avoid congestion and to allow ambulance access when required.
SURGERY OPENING TIMES
Reception is manned
during the following times:
The Grange Medical Centre, Highfield Road, Hemsworth
Monday 8.00am - 8.00pm
Tuesday 7.30am - 8.00pm
Wednesday 7.30am - 8.00pm
Thursday 7.30am - 7.00pm
Friday 7.30am - 7.00pm
Kinsley Medical Centre, Wakefield Road, Kinsley
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday 8.00am - 8.00pm
Thursday 8.00am - 5.00pm
Greenview Medical Centre, Waggon Lane, Upton
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Friday 8.00am - 8.00pm
Practice's Freedom of Information Publication Scheme
here to download the Practice's Publication Scheme in
here to download it in text format
(we are required to make this available under the Freedom of Information Act 2000)
PATIENT REFERENCE GROUP
Our PRG is drawn from a successful group of supportive members who meet on a monthly basis. The members work with the practice to offer a patient perspective on the services that we provide. The patient group also helps to improve communication, encourages patients to take more responsibility for their health and helps to provide practical support and help to implement change.
Information relating to the group can be found in folders located in each of the waiting areas at each surgery site, giving details of when meetings are held, minutes of meetings and how to join. You can also click on the link top left for the latest news.
New members are welcome to join the group at any time - please leave your name and contact details at reception and we will be in touch or alternatively, contact the Practice Manager on 01977 610009, option 4.
The practice would like to thank the various advertisers who have helped to produce this Website. However, it must be pointed out that the accuracy of any statements cannot be warranted, nor any products or services advertised, be guaranteed or endorsed.