FACCINI HOUSE SURGERY - LATEST PRACTICE NEWS

 

MAIN ITEMS
  • GP AND NURSE CLINICS AVAILABLE IN EVENINGS AND WEEKENDS AT 2 LOCATIONS IN SUTTON SEE HERE FOR DETAILS
  • PLEASE GO ONLINE TO GET THE BEST OF OUR SERVICES - BOOK APPOINTMENTS AND REQUEST REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS
  • SEE THE FEEDBACK FROM OUR PATIENT SURVEYS AND THE CHANGES WE HAVE MADE TO HELP
  • LET US KNOW YOUR EXPERIENCES BY COMPLETING A SURVEY HERE, IT IS YOUR GP SURGERY SO PLEASE WORK WITH US TO PROVIDE THE SERVICE YOU NEED

 

 

JUNE 2019
  • WE HAVE JOINED THE CARSHALTON LOCALITY PRIMARY CARE NETWORK (PCN). ALL GP PRACTICES WERE TOLD TO FORM INTO NETWORKS OF 30,00- - 50,000 PATIENTS. THESE PCN'S WOULD THEN BE ABLE OT PROVIDE SHARED SERVICES FOR THEIR POPULATIONS. THIS IS STILL BEING DEVELOPED AND WE SHALL UPDATE ON ANY NEW DEVELOPMENTS.

  • COPD PATIENT ACTIVATION - WE WILL BE RUNNING A PROJECT TO HELP COPD PATIENTS BETTER UNDERSTAND AND MANAGE THEIR ILLNESSES. COPD IS A LIFELONG CONDITION AND MANY PATIENTS ACROSS SUTTON ARE STRUGGLING WITH THIS. THE OBJECTIVE IS TO ALLOW THEM TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THEIR CONDITIONS OS THEY CAN BETTER MANAGE THEIR LIFESTYLES, USE THEIR MEDICATION CORRECTLY AND HAVE GREATER CONFIDENCE IN THE MANAGEMENT OF THEIR CONDITION.

MAY 2019
  • WE ARE RUNNIG CAMPAIGNS TO IMPROVE THE UPTAKE OF MMR VACCINATIONS.

  • NHS ENGLAND HAS REPORTED AN INCREASED NUMBER OF CASES OF MEASLES IN THE UK AND WE ARE PROMOTING VACCINATIONS FOR ALL CHILDREN THAT HAVE NOT HAD THE VACCINATIONS.

  • OVER 75 CARE PLANNING - WE ARE ADVISING ALL OUR ELDERLY PATIENTS TO REVIEW THEIR HEALTHCARE NEEDS AND MAKE ARRANGEMENTS FOR THEIR CARE. THEY HAVE BEEN SENT A LETTER INFORMING THEM OF OUR SERVICES AND LOCAL COMMUNITY AND SOCIALS SERVICE DEPARTMENTS THAT MAY ALSO OFFER HELP.

APRIL 2019
  • DEMENTIA AWARENESS SESSION BEING HELD AT FACCINI HOUSE SURGERY ON 11/04/2019 AT 1PM.

MARCH 2019
  • OUR ANNUAL PPG MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY 29/03/19 AT 12:00, ALL PATIENTS ARE WELCOME

  • CONNECTING YOUR CARE CAMPAIGN FROM SUTTON CCG AND NHS SOUTHWEST LONDON WANT TO SHARE PATIENT DATA AMONGST SEVERAL HEALTH AND CARE SYSTEMS. THE DATA WILL BE TAKEN UNLESS THE PATIENT OPTS OUT. WE HAVE POSTERS IN THE WAITING ROOM AND ON OUR WEBSITE. IF PATIENTS WISH TO OPT OUT, AND NOT ALLOW THEIR DATA TO BE SHARED THEY WILL NEED TO COMPLETE THE FORM AND SEND IT TO NHS SOUTHWEST LONDON.

  • DEMENTIA AWARENESS SESSION BEING HELD AT FACCINI HOUSE SURGERY ON 29/03/2019 AT 1PM.

FEBRUARY 2019
  • OUR CQC REPORT IS PUBLISHED AND OUR PRACTICE HAS RECEIVED A GOOD RATING IN ALL AREAS FOR ALL POPULATION GROUPS

  • THANK YOU TO ALL OUR PATIENTS AND PPG MEMBERS WHO WORKED WITH US TO ACHIEVE THIS RATING.

JANUARY  2019
  • WE ARE EXPECTING A CQC INSPECTION ON 29/01/2019. PATIENTS ARE WELCOME TO MEET THE INSPECTORS AT THE PRACTICE OR SUBMIT THEIR COMMENTS FOR THEM IN THE COMMENT BOX AT RECEPTION.

  • PATIENTS AND CARERS ARE WELCOME TO A DEMENTIA AWARENESS MEETING AT THE PRACTICE AT 10AM ON THURSDAY 3 JANUARY - NOTICES IN THE WAITING ROOM

HOLIDAY AND NEW YEAR OPENING
  • WISHING ALL OUR PATIENTS A HAPPY HOLIDAY AND A HAPPY THE NEW YEAR

  • THE SURGERY WILL BE CLOSED ON CHRISTMAS, BOXING AND NEW YEARS DAYS.

  • IF YOU NEED HELP OVER THE HOLIDAYS YOU CAN CALL

    • NHS 111 - AVAILABLE 24 HOURS A DAY ON THE HOLIDAYS JUST DIAL 111

    • GP AND NURSE APPOINTMENTS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE SUTTON HUBS ON CHRISTMAS, BOXING AND NEW YEARS DAY YOU CAN MAKE AN APPOINTMENT BY CALLING 07578 813 838

    • YOU CAN FIND AN OPEN PHARMACY BY SEARCHING HERE

DECEMBER 2018

  • PPG MEETING on 28/12/18 at 12pm  - ALL PATIENTS WELCOME NOTICES IN THE WAITING ROOM

  • FRAIL PATIENTS REVIEWED PRIOR TO CHRISTMAS

  • HOUSEBOUND PATIENTS MISSED BY DISTRICT NURSES OFFERED FLU JABS.

  • NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED ON WEBSITE AND WAITING ROOM

NOVEMBER 2018

  • DIABETIC PATIENTS WHO HAVE CHANGED BLOOD MONITORS INVITED TO CLINICS ON HOW TO USE NEW MONITORS

  • CERVICAL SMEAR REMINDERS SENT TO PATIENTS: MORE INFORMATION ON CERVICAL SMEARS AND THEIR IMPORTANCE CAN BE FOUND HERE

  • DISTRICT NURSES OFFERING FLU JABS TO HOUSEBOUND PATIENTS

OCTOBER 2018

  • FLU CLINICS RUNNING AT THE PRACTICE, TEXT MESSAGES AND TELEPHONE CALLS INVITING ELIGIBLE PATIENT TO HAVE THEIR FLU JAB

  • BOWEL CANCER SCREENING INVITATIONS SENT TO PATIENTS NOT RETURNING THEIR SAMPLE KITS, MORE INFORMATION ON BOWEL CANCER CAN BE FOUND HERE

  • CAMPAIGN TO GET PATIENTS USING ONLINE SERVICES, IT ALLOWS GREATER MANAGEMENT OF APPOINTMENTS, REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS, ADVICE AND KEEPING THEIR RECORD UP TO DATE. MORE ADVICE CAN BE FOUND HERE

SEPTEMBER 2018

  • PPG MEETING

  • FLU CAMPAIGN INVITATIONS SENT TO PATIENTS, OVER 65'S ADVISED TO HAVE NEW FLUAD INJECTION. FLU CLINICS SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER

  • PLEASE BOOK YOUR FLU JAB - PROTECT YOURSELF AND OTHERS

  • INVITATIONS TO MMR VACCINATIONS SENT FOR CHILDREN CURRENTLY WITHOUT PROTECTION. THERE HAVE BEEN OUTBREAKS OF MEASLES IN THE UK AND WE ADVISE ALL CHILDREN TO BE VACCINATED. MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND HERE

JULY 2018

  • WEBSITE UPDATED PPG INFORMATION SECTION ADDED

  • OUR FIRST NEWSLETTER PUBLISHED