Please find below links to helpful webpages –
NHS Choices – NHS Choices provides an award-winning, comprehensive health information service with thousands of articles, videos and tools, helping you make the best choices about your health and lifestyle, as well as making the most of NHS and social care services in England.
CQC – The Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulates all health and social care services in England. The commission ensures the quality and safety of care in hospitals, dentists, ambulances, and care homes, and the care given in people’s own homes.
CQC is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department of Health.
Birmingham CrossCity CCG – Birmingham CrossCity Clinical Commissioning Group has the fourth largest population of all clinical commissioning groups in England. They are clinically led and are responsible for commissioning health services for our patients and improving health across Birmingham.
Patient.info – Patient is the web’s leading independent health platform, established for 20 years. With more than 18 million visits a month, it is a trusted source of information for both patients and health professionals across the globe.
The site contains over 4000 health information leaflets and thousands of discussion forums. It is accredited by The Information Standard, NHS England’s quality mark and was listed as ‘The top health website you can’t live without’ by The Times newspaper (Jan 2013).
Weather warnings – Information about weather warnings in the Birmingham area direct from the Met Office.
> Advice on Coronavirus
All MMP Surgeries will no longer be conducting clinical face to face appointments. In order to SAFEGUARD PATIENTS and staff from CORONAVIRUS only telephone triage appointments will be available and if necessary a patient will be seen by a clinician. For prescriptions please ensure you have a nominated a pharmacy for electronic prescriptions. This can be done either at the pharmacy or by the surgery via phone.
If you have a new persistent cough and/or high temperature (of 37.8 degrees centigrade or higher), you should self-isolate for the next 7 days; do not call NHS 111 or contact other healthcare providers.If your symptoms deteriorate and you feel you need medical care it is at that point you should call NHS 111.
Please search NHS CoronaVirus https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ and check the gov.uk website https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response for the latest information.If you are seriously ill or injured or your life is at risk, call 999.
> MMP MERE GREEN SURGERY HAS NOW CLOSED
MMP Mere Green Surgery has now closed. If you haven’t registered with gp practice of your choice you need to do so with immediate effect.
> Update – Dudley Park Medical Centre Premises
Following changes to the ownership of the building where Dudley Park Medical Centre is based, Midlands Medical Partnership (MMP) and NHS Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are working together to find alternative and appropriate premises in the local area.
MMP has signed a lease with the new owners of the building, meaning that for the next 12 months the practice will remain where it is, patients will not see any changes, and will be able to continue to access appointments in the same way.
MMP and the CCG are currently carefully considering a number of options, to ensure that suitable alternative premises are found as soon as possible.
We look forward to providing a further update in due course.
If you have any questions or comments then please speak to a member of the reception team.
> Safe Surgery
MMP are proud to be acknowledged a ‘Safe Surgery’, in partnership with Doctors of the World UK!
> Dementia Drop in Service
‘MMP offers a regular Dementia Drop in Service in partnership with Alzheimer’s Society at your site. Please contact your local site for the date of the next clinic.’
> MMP Carers pack
MMP Carers Pack now available to all patients:
Please find our Latest MMP Carers pack below, you can also find this on our Carer Support page under ‘Our Services > Patient Resources’.
If you are a carer you are also entitled to a flu vaccination, please contact the surgery to book your vaccination.
Please click the document below to open Carers Pack.
> APPOINTMENTS NOW AVAILABLE 7 DAYS A WEEK
New Service: APPOINTMENTS NOW AVAILABLE 7 DAYS A WEEK TO ALL MMP PATIENTS AT EATON WOOD MEDICAL CENTRE AND ALL SAINTS MEDICAL CENTRE:
- MON TO FRI 18:30PM— 20:00PM
- SAT (ALL SAINTS ONLY) – 08:30AM—10:30AM
- SUN (EATON WOOD ONLY) – 08:30AM—10:30AM
Please speak to reception for more information.
> MMP Privacy Notice.
MMP Data Protection Privacy Notice: Please click on the document to view.
> National Diabetes Audit
Midlands Medical Partnership will be taking part in the National Diabetes Audit.
> Patient Participation Group (PPG) – Mere Green Surgery
Mere Green Surgery will hold it’s PPG meeting on Monday 29th January 2018.
Our Carer resources are now available via the ‘Carer Support’ page. If you are a carer please visit the surgery and notify our reception team. You will then be issued with a carers pack containing support and guidance.
> Cancer Resources
MMP have been working very closely with Cancer UK. Please look through our resources available via the Patient Resources section.
> Dementia Drop In Service
MMPs next Dementia Drop In Service is held at Eaton Wood Medical Centre on 31st August 2016. The Alzheimers Society will be running this event. All patients & carers are welcome.
> New Website Launched!
Welcome to MMPs New Website