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If you require a chaperone to attend your appointment, please let the reception team know when booking.

 

New!

Introducing Online Appointments!

 

The Beggarwood Surgery is now offering our patients the choice of booking routine GP appointments online. 

Please note that you will need to register for this service via the links from this website.

 

If you are unable to attend an appointment with one of the doctors or nurses, please telephone or use the electronic booking system to cancel your appointment.

 

Complaints, comments and suggestions

We will always be willling to hear if there is any way you think that we can improve our service.  Please find details n the right hand side of this website. 

Non attendance

 All non attendances are carefully recorded.

We often hear from patients that they aren’t able to get an appointment when it suits them. But the lack of appointments is very closely linked to patients who fail to turn up.

Throughout January 2018 117 Doctors appointments and 77 Nurse appointments were missed across both Beggarwood and Rooksdown sites.

We understand that sometimes people have to cancel appointments, but we’re just asking that people let us know. If they do cancel, even at short notice, we are nearly always able to fill that appointment.

Test results

Please contact the surgery to get the results of any test that you have had done between 2.00pm and 5pm.

Routine blood, urine and swab results usually take around 3-5 working days to be processed and reported.   If you need a  test done please ensure your appoinment is before 3pm, otherwise your sample will not be collected until the following day.

The results for X-rays and ultrasounds take 7 days and cervical smears take 8-10 weeks.

Your contact details

Can  we contact you in an emergency?  We may to contact you urgently pending the results of blood tests or investigations.  You may need to be admitted as an emergency to hospital. 

Please help us to help you by always notifiying us of your change of address, telephone or mobile number.  If you haven't got a phone contact, a contact number of a friend, neighbour or relative would be helpful.

Off on your holidays?

Please could you help us to help you by checking you have enough medications before you go away?  We do require 48 hours to process a prescription.   

Your views are important to us

If you or a family member has recently visited our surgery, practice, why not share your experiences on the NHS choices website: 

www.nhs.uk

Sex - worth talking about 

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Talking about sex doesn’t have to be as difficult as you think. Whether it’s knowing about your contraceptive choices, explaining STIs, coping with emotions or understanding your body, you'll find straightforward information and advice to make it easier to discuss everything to do with sexual health, right here.

New!

We would like to introduce a Patient Participation Group here at the practice.  Would you like to have a say about the services we provide here at The Beggarwood Surgery?

If you are interested in joining the group, please ask at the reception for a contact form, or alternatively, print off a copy here: PPG Form  

Please note that we need to ensure that our contact list is representative of our local community and therefore is represented by as many different ethnic backgrounds and age groups as possible.  If you do not hear from us in due course then your application request has been unsuccessful.

 

 

 

 

 

 

• 08/08/22: UPDATE - YOUR “Dr. iQ” APP QUESTIONS ANSWERED •

Patients have had comments, questions and suggestions about Dr. iQ and our local patient participation groups (PPGs) have helpfully shared these with us. We have provided a link to our responses below which we hope you find helpful.

QUESTIONS ABOUT DR. iQ


• July 2022: For further advice and information about the Dr. iQ App, please visit

the "frequently asked questions" support page on the Dr. iQ website → Dr. iQ (dr-iq.com)


• 18/5/22: “Dr. iQ” APP AT CGH PARTNERSHIP AND BEGGARWOOD SURGERY 

Please click on the document below for information regarding the launch of the "Dr. iQ" App. This is a new way for patients to contact the Practice via a smart phone or tablet. You can complete an online consultation, request an appointment, request repeat medications, update your details.... and more.  Please read the document for full details.

"Dr. iQ” APP AT CGH PARTNERSHIP AND BEGGARWOOD SURGERY


• 24/2/22: UPDATE – NHS APP AND ONLINE ACCESS AT BEGGARWOOD SURGERY •

Please click on the document below for information addressing the problems patients have experienced when accessing the NHS App and Patient Access.

NHS APP AND ONLINE ACCESS AT BEGGARWOOD SURGERY


• 1/2/22: COVID VACCINATION APPOINTMENT AVAILABILITY •

Please click on the document below for information regarding walk in appointments at the COVID Vaccination Centre in Chineham and at The Health Hub, Festival Place.

COVID VACCINATION PROGRAMME UPDATE


• 21/1/22: ONLINE ACCESS AND ACCESS TO THE NHS APP FROM 1/2/22 •

Please click on the document below for information regarding access to the above services following the clinical system merger between Beggarwood Surgery and Camrose, Gillies & Hackwood Partnership.

ACCESS TO SERVICES, ONLINE ACCESS AND THE NHS APP


• 22/12/21: SERVICES AT BEGGARWOOD SURGERY FROM 1/2/22 •

Please click on the document below for information regarding the merger of Beggarwood Surgery with Camrose, Gillies & Hackwood Partnership.

BEGGARWOOD SURGERY MERGER WITH CGH PARTNERSHIP


You can "Register" for and "Log In" to Patient Access by clicking on the icon below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iy4CVGlSDP8 


The Friends and Family Test

We are now offering patients the opportunity to complete a small patient survey, The Friends and Family Test.

To complete this survey, please click on the "icon" below.

 

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