SUPPORTING PATIENT PARTICIPATION GROUPS IN BARNET - 25FEB15
Aimed at Patient Participation Group Members, and anyone interested in influencing GP services in Barnet, this interactive workshop, hosted jointly by Healthwatch Barnet and Barnet CCG, will demonstrate the advantages of Patient Participation Groups (PPGs) and offer practice guidance and support to help with the establishment of new PPGs or the development of existing ones.
Further further information on this event, click on the following link:
PPG EVENT flyer v 2 29 Jan 2015.docx
EBOLA ALERT !
If you have travelled to Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria in the last 21 days and have developped a fever of >38 C, a headache, diarrhoea, joint & muscle pain, and a sore throat, PLEASE DO NOT COME TO THE SURGERY. Instead stay at home, telephone us on tel: 020 8883 1458 and book a Telephone Consultation with a doctor first to avoid contact with other patients and staff. Outside surgery hours, at weekends and bank holidays, please telephone NSH 111 (by dialling 111 on your telephone keypad).
Thank you for your co-operation
(for further information on Ebola, please click on the following NHS Choices link: http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/ebola-virus/pages/ebola-virus.aspx)
Out of Hours /Deputising Service: NHS111 Service
When the surgery is closed - in the evening, at night,during the weekend and on bank holidays - call 111.
NHS 111 is a new non-emergency telephone service designed to help people access local health services. Local residents are able to call 111 when they need medical help and advice,but it is NOT a 999 emergency. For less urgent health needs, residents should still contact their GP during normal opening hours.
OUT OF HOURS ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS
Patients who require medical assistance when the surgery is closed on wednesday afternoons, which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens on thursday morning, should telephone BARNDOC on this exclusive telephone number: 020 8865 0350 betwen 13:30 hrs and 18:30 hrs.
Outside of these times, please refer to Opening Hours / Closing Hours section.
East Finchley Medical Centre
East Finchley Medical Practice is a long established child friendly medical practice serving the residents of East Finchley. We are situated just off the High Road and within a walking distance of East Finchley Underground Station.
The surgery can be accessed by car, but car parking close-by is extremely limited and with time restrictions. Our practice currently enjoys the support of 3 doctors and a full time practice nurse. We offer a full range of primary care services and welcome new patients.
We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma, COPD and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, childhood vaccinations, travel vaccination, smoking cessation and well-person check-ups.
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right handside.
(Site updated 06/02/2015)