With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website 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.
Type 2 Objections (Opt-Out) (16/10/2018)
Type 2 objections instructed NHS Digital not to share a patients confidential informations for purposes beyond their individual care. It was recorded in the GP practice record using the following code 9Nu4.
The national data opt-out allowes patients to choose to stop their confidential patient information from being used for purposes beyond their individual care. The opt out has been applied by NHS Digital since 25 May 2018 and by 2020 all health and care organisation must apply national data opt-outs in line with the policy.
Patient who wishes to opt-out from 11th of October 2018 will have to to go the "Your NHS Data Matters" website www.nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters where they can find out more about data sharing and set a national data opt-out.
Please click here for full detailed letter from NHS Digital
Extended Access (South Warwickshire GP+ Extended Access Service)
Patients across South Warwickshire are to be offered evening and weekend appointments thanks to a new service, called GP+, being provided by the South Warwickshire GP Federation (SWGP).
From 3 September, patients in South Warwickshire will be able to book face-to-face or telephone appointments at two GP+ ‘hubs’ from 6-9pm on weekdays and 9am-1pm on weekends.
Routine and same day appointments will be offered with GPs, nurses and clinical pharmacists. In addition there will be same day appointments from 6-9pm on weekdays for children aged 0-16 who need treatment after school hours.
South Warwickshire GP+ will run initially from two centrally located and accessible hub locations, Trinity Court Surgery in Stratford-upon-Avon and Waterside Medical Centre in Leamington Spa. The hubs will be staffed by GPs and nurses from local GP practices, with some specialist roles recruited specifically for the new service.
GP+ clinicians will have access to patient records, so that the patient’s full medical history is known and records can be updated regardless of when or where patients are seen (subject to consent).
Appointments for the extended access service can be booked via the practice.
For more information, visit http://www.southwarwickshiregps.nhs.uk/extendedaccess/
Important Patient Contact Number/Self-Referrals
GDPR - Privacy Notice for Patients
NHS Prescription Charges
From 1st of April 2018 the NHS prescription charges will be £8.80 for each item dispensed.
Phlebotomy Appointments at Warwick and Strat Hospital
Because of the waiting time increased at the Warwick and Stratford Hospital for phlebotomy services they are introducing appointment system from 30th of November 2017.
Patients will be able to book their appointments online - on a computer, laptop or mobile phone through
Warwickshire Domestic Abuse Support Services
The domestic abuse support service provides support, advice and information for anyone concerned abour domestic abuse. To self refer and contact details please clinic on the following link http://www.talk2someone.org.uk/7251
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
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WHEN TO ATTEND A&E
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Named Accountable GP
Under the terms of the latest government GP contract all patients will be allocated a named accountable GP. This is solely an administrative task and does not prevent patients from booking appointments with any other doctors or nurses at the practice. you are free to see any GP.
Patients will be informed of their accountable GP at their next interaction with the practice. If a patient has a particular preference to a certain GP our best efforts will be made to accommodate their preference.
Please Note: There is no need to telephone the practice for this information.
The role of the accountable GP will not: Take on vicarious responsibility for the work of the other doctors or health professionals; take on 24-hour responsibility for the patient, or have to change their working hours: imply personal availability for GPs throughout the working week; be the only GP or clinician who will provide care to that patient.
Access & Parking
Harbury Surgery has a ramp at the main entrance and toilet facilities suitable for the disabled. The Bishops Itchington Surgery also has a ramp however disabled access is more limited.
Parking facilities at the surgery are limited. Doctors on call often need to move their cars in and out quickly. Please help by parking within the designated bays only.
(Site updated 08/11/2018)