Extended Access to GP Appointments

On behalf of our GP Federation, Hadrian Primary Care Alliance, we are now hosting an extended access service known as the Hadrian Extra Care Hub. GP appointments are available 6-8pm Monday to Friday evenings and from 9-5pm on Saturdays on the lower ground floor area of Corbridge Health Centre. Just ask our receptionists for more […]

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Dr Robin Hudson

It is with regret that we announce that Dr Robin Hudson will be leaving the practice at the start of April 2017 to take up a new opportunity at Ponteland Medical Group. Dr Hudson has been with the practice for 15 years and has enjoyed working in Corbridge immensely during this time. A new opportunity […]

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CQC Inspection Rating

We are delighted to report that the practice has been given an ‘Outstanding’ rating by CQC inspectors who visited us Tuesday 9th February 2016. This is an excellent achievement for the whole team, all of whom work extremely hard to provide a good service for our patients. The full inspection report is available to read […]

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Electronic Prescriptions Service

The Electronic Prescription Service (or EPS) is a system whereby prescriptions can be electronically signed and transmitted to local pharmacies. If you are a non-dispensing patient this may mean that you no longer need to collect your paper prescription from the surgery before taking it to the chemist. Just ask at your usual pharmacy for […]

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Friends and Family Test

From December 1st 2014 all GP practices are being asked to offer patients an opportunity to give feedback each time they visit or contact the surgery.  The main question you are being asked is whether you would recommend the surgery to your friends and family. This is seen as a way of gauging how satisfied […]

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Janet Drinkwater

Janet joins our team of Practice Nurses having recently located to the area from Blackburn. She will be leading our respiratory care for patients Asthma and COPD as well as providing other nursing services.

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Anna Townsend-Rose

Our Practice Nurse, Anna, has recently moved onto pastures new having secured a post as Research Nurse for Synexus Ltd., in their new medical research facility based at Hexham General Hospital. We wish Anna every success in her new post.

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RCGP Practice Accreditation

We are delighted to report that the practice has achieved the Royal College of GP’s Practice Accreditation Award. This is an award which recognises the quality of care provided to our patients as measured across 72 quality standards. The accreditation logo will feature on our website, letter headed paper and patient leaflet until 2016. Congratulations to our team!

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