Litchdon Medical Centre
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website www.litchdonmedicalcentre.co.uk has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
You can have on line access to login to your records to easily book appointments, cancel appointments, check apointments, request repeat prescriptions or to check your list of medicaiton.
To get a login then please ask Reception who can easily set this up for everyone over 18 years of age and just need to see a form of photo ID.
There are also Apps available for both Android and ITunes to enable access to your records - just search your App store for SystmOnline.
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Do we have your up to date contact details?
We will be using a new messaging system from Sept 15 to contact you to remind you about appointments and to invite you to clinics such as flu vaccinations or others as appropriate.
To help us with this please make sure that reception have your up to date land line and mobile telephone numbers and if you have an email address that you are happy for us to use, let us have that as well.
Please click on the below link to view the latest copy of our Litchdon newletter
Litchdon Summer Newsletter 2015
Tales Of Africa: Elephants & Ebola
Fundraising Evening For African Charities
Dr Sarah Williams: Ebola in Sierra Leone past, present & future.
Sarah Malcolm: Trouble for the tuckers.
A fundraising evening will take place at Litchdon Medical Centre in our conference room it will be complimented by wine tasting a range of South African wines, sponsored by Majestic Wines Barnstaple.
Tickets can be purchased for £20 from Litchdon Medical Centre & Majestic Wines Barnstaple. 100% of the proceeds will go to Big Life Foundation, Kenya & Willing Abel, Sierra Leone.
Please click on the link below to find out more!
Friends and Family Test - quick and easy way to give us feedback
We are taking part in the national Friends and Family Test where you can give us feedback anytime and as often as you like about the surgery by answering two simple questions - please click on the Patient Survey red circle at the bottom of the page.
Your feedback is anonymous and will help us to understand what you feel about the surgery and where we can improve services. We will put information up in the surgery about the feedback and actions we have taken as a result. Thank you in advance for your contributions.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and support staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
Pharmacists can help with certain minor ailments and conditions, to save you having a GP appt. You can go straight to your pharmacy for help with things like coughs, colds, sore throats, fever, earache, threadworm, thrush, blocked nose, hayfever, atheletes foot, diarrhoea, cold sores, skin rashes, mouth ulcer and much more.....ask your pharmacist first.
Our premises have been developed to meet all current requirements as established under the Disability Discrimination Act.
We have a car park for patients calling at the surgery. There is considerable pressure on parking spaces at busy times, so please avoid leaving your car for longer than is strictly necessary.
Patient Participation Group
The practice is committed to improving the services we provide to our patients. To do this, it is vital that we hear from people about their experiences, views and ideas for making services better. The Patient Participation Group is an independent group and you can become involved by contacting Rob the Chairman, on 01271 831296, emailing litchdonPPG@yahoo.co.uk
or going to the website www.litchdonpatientsgroup.co.uk
Click here PPG Report Feb 15.pdf
to see the report of the work done by the PPG and the Practice during 2014/15.
Patient Reference Group
Another way to become involved with the practice is to join the Patient Reference Group. As a member of the group we would contact you from time to time to find out what changes you would most like to see at the practice or to get feedback on things like opening hours, making appointments and the quality of the care youn received. If you are interested in being involved with the Patient Reference Group please click on the Patient Group button under Further information.