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.
Sick SC forms – Information on Sick forms
> 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 continuous cough, loss or change to your sense of smell or taste 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.
Call 111 if you’re worried about a baby or child under 5. If your child seems very unwell, is getting worse or you think there’s something seriously wrong, call 999.Do not delay getting help if you’re worried. Trust your instincts.
Get more advice about when to self isolate and what to do by clicking on the link. https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/symptoms/coronavirus-in-children/
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.
Other Useful Websites:
> MMP Video Consultations
MMP Video Consultations
MMP are offering Video Consultations to patients and this method is replacing most face to face appointments for the foreseeable future and certainly under the current circumstances.
Video consultations allow you to speak/see a clinician using the camera of your smartphone, tablet or computer. To book an appointment please call your surgery who will book you into see a clinician.
You will receive a text message on your phone from the clinician with a link which takes you to the consultation page. Please be aware this is a secure and tested process.
> MMP Registration Form
MMP are still registering patients at the following sites:
- All Saints Medical Centre
- Broadmeadow Surgery
- Eaton Wood Medical Centre
- Erdington Medical Centre
- High Street Surgery
- Jockey Road Surgery
- Kingsmount Surgery
- Old Priory Surgery
- Stratford House Surgery
If you would like to register with any of the practices listed above please click on the link http://www.mmpmedical.com/register-with-mmp/.
> 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.