NHS App Support Drop In – Edgeley Medical Practice 19th June 2pm – 5pm

The way you order your repeat medication is changing; from 1st September 2024, pharmacies will no longer accept your repeat prescription requests to order on your behalf. We ask that you use the NHS App, a simple and secure way to order your repeat prescriptions on your smartphone or tablet. For further help and assistance

Need help with a non-urgent medical or admin request? Contact us online.

Chaperones

Our Practice is committed to providing a safe, comfortable environment where patients and staff can be confident that best practice is being followed at all times; the safety of everyone is of paramount importance.

All medical consultations, examinations and investigations are potentially distressing. Patients can find examinations, investigations or photography involving the breasts, genitalia or rectum particularly intrusive (these examinations are collectively referred to as ‘intimate examinations’). Consultations involving dimmed lights, the need for patients to undress or intensive periods of being touched may also make a patient feel vulnerable.

Chaperoning is the process of having a third person present during such consultations to provide support, both emotional and sometimes physical, to the patient, to provide practical support to the Doctor as required, and also to protect the Doctor against allegations of improper behaviour during such consultations.

Please refer to our Chaperone Policy shown below for further information