Welcome to Dinnington Group Practice
We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
Contact Us Online
You can now contact the practice online. This service is not available on Weekends or Bank Holidays. This will prevent you having to call the Surgery. Use the link below to send your request. Please note- we aim to respond to your request within 2 working days.
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The technology also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
Partners in Care
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
Each of our surgeries is accessible to patients using a wheelchair.
We can arrange interpretation and translation services in person or by phone for patients who do not speak English. Please let us know if you need this service when booking an appointment.
NHS COVID 19 VACCINATION SERVICE
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COVID BOOSTER VACCINATION
Following the Government statement which set out plans to offer every adult a COVID Booster from Monday 13th December. Please see below our response.
From Tuesday 14th December we will be significantly increasing our COVID Booster vaccination appointments at Anston Medical Centre. Appointments for this service will be available during the hours of 7am-9pm weekdays and 8am and 1pm Saturday and Sunday for the next 2 weeks. You must book an appointment using the national booking service, either by phoning 119 or online at www.nhs.uk. We expect demand for these appointments to be high so please be patient and keep trying.
This is an extremely challenging time for our Practice and we will try as much as possible to keep our services at the current level, if we need to cancel or rearrange any appointments we will contact you directly. It is more important than ever to turn up for any appointment at the right time, do not arrive early. From Tuesday 14th December the majority of our face to face appointments will be at our New Street Surgery, Dinnington, any patients who have appointments booked will be contact to advise them to attend New Street and not Anston Medical Centre.
ELIGIBILITY COVID BOOSTER VACCINE
All adults are eligible from Monday 13th December to receive a COVID Booster Vaccination but only if 3 months has elapsed since your second COVID vaccination dose.
DEMAND FOR OUR SERVICES
We are currently experiencing extremely high call volumes. We ask for your patience whilst we try and help all patients as quickly as possible. We do apologise if you experience a long wait. Our online access tool has been temporarily disabled to allow us to support the vaccination service.
Covid-19 Vaccination Status
You can access your COVID-19 vaccination status through the free NHS App. You can access the app through your mobile devices such as a smartphone or a tablet. Proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status will be shown within the NHS App. We recommend that you register with the app before booking international travel.
If you do not have access to a smartphone and know that the country you are travelling to requires COVID-19 vaccination status you can call the NHS helpline on 119 (from the 17th May 2021) and ask for a letter to be posted to you. This must be at least 5 days after you have completed your course of the vaccine. We expect the letter to take up to 5 days to reach you.
Please use this link to access further information about your COVID-19 vaccination status.
Please do not contact the surgery about your COVID-19 vaccination status. We will not be providing letters showing your COVID-19 vaccination status.
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(Site updated 13/12/2021)