Category Archives: News

Information Sharing

Colliery Medical Group Information sharing across Sunderland to support patient care At the moment, every health organisation holds a different set of records about you. This information may be duplicated or incomplete. Sunderland health and care information sharing is a … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Information Sharing

Online Access

The practice gives patients the opportunity to book and arrange the following online: ■Request repeat prescriptions ■Book appointments ■Secure messaging to the practice ■Update your information ■Partially view medical records (24 hours a day / 7 days a week) How … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Online Access

GP Earnings

NHS England require that the net earnings of doctors engaged in the practice is publicised, and the required disclosure is shown below. However it should be noted that the prescribed method for calculating earnings is potentially misleading because it takes … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on GP Earnings

Have your Prescription Sent Straight to a Pharmacy

If you would like your prescription to be sent straight to your pharmacy, please register at reception or at the pharmacy of your choice. This can be anywhere in the country and you can change your choice of pharmacy at … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Have your Prescription Sent Straight to a Pharmacy

CQC report

Colliery Medical group was rated GOOD for all services provided – our report is displayed on our notice board in the waiting area  or read it here 20170223 Colliery FINAL report To view our report please go tohttp://www.cqc.org.uk/location/1-500482760 by copying and … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on CQC report

Closed for staff training

We are closed for staff training usually once a month on a Wednesday afternoon, please see below the dates we have for the next year 8th March 2017 10th May 2017 14th June 2017 19th July2017 6th September 2017 18th … Continue reading

Posted in News, opening hours | Comments Off on Closed for staff training

Friends and Family Test

From 1st December we will be giving out a survey to our patients who have used our services in any way. Answers will be annonymous, but comments may be used in a newsletter or a poster – please let us … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Friends and Family Test

Who is a Carer ??

Who is a Carer? A carer is someone who, without payment, provides help and support to a friend, neighbour or relative who could not manage otherwise because of frailty, illness or disability. If you would like information about the role … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Who is a Carer ??

Priority Setting with our Patients Group a Year On

Our Patient’s Group meet on the second Tuesday of every other month, we have members ranging in age from 30+ to 80+. We also have a carer on our group, a councillor, an advocate for learning disability services, retired and … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Priority Setting with our Patients Group a Year On

Sharing of Information – Care.data

What it is – what does it mean for you?? It comes under the powers of health and social care act and will make increased use of information to improve healthcare What will be shared? Referrals All nhs prescriptions Other … Continue reading

Posted in News | Comments Off on Sharing of Information – Care.data