Surgery Closed for Training 11TH JUNE 2019
The surgery will be closed from 12.30pm on Tues 11th June 2019 for GP and staff training. Please click the below link for further details:-
If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements at least 8 weeks before you travel. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.
You will be asked to complete a travel questionnaire before you attend your appointment. Click on the link to open, print and complete the form.
Travel Risk Assessment Form
If there is less than 8 weeks before your date of departure, you will be asked to attend a Private Travel Clinic for your vaccinations and travel health advice.
Please note that we no longer offer travel health appointments at our branch site surgery, Ecclesall Medical Centre. Patients registered at this site will be offered an appointment at our main site Upperthorpe Medical Centre.
Information about countries and vaccinations required can be found on the links below:
If it is deemed appropriate, you may be offered an appointment at one of six GP access centres across Sheffield 6.00pm to 10.00pm weekdays and 10.00am to 6.00pm weekends.
Evening and weekend appointments are available to patients of the practice. To find out more please ask the practice or visit www.primarycaresheffield.org.uk/patients
The six GP access centres are:
The Crookes Practice, The Health Care Surgery, The Sloan Practice, Woodhouse Health Centre, The Flowers Health Centre, Burncross Surgery.
Patients who are overseas for short periods
Unfortunately, we are unable to offer telephone advice to patients who are staying overseas for a short period. Therefore you will need to seek advice as required from an appropriate clinician where you are based. We have been made aware that our Defence organisations indemnity provision is limited to UK patients only, and that we are not insured for telephone consultations carried out with patients who are outside the UK.
General Data Protection Regulation
The General Data Protection Regulation is changing from 25th May 2018. For further details please click on the link on the right hand side of the Home Screen.
From October 2018 the practice is helping support train GP Medical Students.
Some of our students will be sitting in with our practice GPs and/or nurses, those students in their final year of training will consult with patients and then present their findings to a practice GP.
You may be offered an appointment with a Medical Student. These appointments will be 30 minutes long in order that our practice GP can spend time with you at the end of the consultation. If you prefer not to see a Medical Student, please let the receptionist know.
You will be notified when a Medical Student is sitting in with a GP. Again, please let us know if you do not wish for them to be present.