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Response to article in May edition of Stanton Steamer regarding pharmacy application

Stanton Surgery Pharmacy Application - The Facts

Stanton Surgery’s Pharmacy Application – the Facts

The practice would like to correct some inaccurate statements made in this month’s Stanton Steamer by stating the following facts:

• The practice has made an application to open a pharmacy

• The purpose of making this application is to protect the dispensing service at Stanton Surgery from compulsorily having to cease if a corporate pharmacy chain or independent pharmacy makes a successful application to open in the village

• If the application is successful, patients of Ixworth, Botesdale and Woolpit surgeries who live in Stanton will still be able to obtain their medication from their own practice

• This is because all three of the other surgeries have already made successful applications to run their own pharmacies from their own premises

• If the application is successful, patients will not notice any change in the way their medication is dispensed from the surgery

• If the application is unsuccessful, dispensing services at Stanton Surgery will be protected from corporate or independent pharmacies opening for the next five years

Prescription Delivery Service Launch

Our new prescription delivery service from the Stanton surgery for all registered patients has been launched. We are able to deliver to collection points at the post office in Hopton, Barningham and Garboldisham. If you feel that you may be eligible for this service our Dispensary staff will be able to advise you - 01359 253701


Flu vaccinations

Book your flu vaccination now - appointments available on-line and at reception


Improvements to our online access facility

Check out the Online Services section for details!

 


Vacancies at the practice can be found HERE


STATEMENT OF INTENT

Our Practice is committed to develop the delivery of better care to our patients utilising the Information Technology developed through and under the direction of NHS England. We currently use Summary Care Record, GP2GP Transfer and Patient Access Online for appointments, repeat medication requests and viewable summary care record. The Practice is committed to include detailed coded information as part of the Patient Access Online facility by 31st March 2016.

 


What area do we cover?

We provide services for Hopton, Stanton and many surrounding villages both in Suffolk and Norfolk. The receptionist will tell you if your address is in our practice area. We are also sometimes  able to accept patients residing in Rushford.

practice area map

How do I register?

If you wish to register with the practice, contact reception during normal opening hours and ask for a registration form or register on line.

 

Preferred Practitioner

All patients are now registered with the practice so you may be seen by any doctor. You have a right to express a preference to receive medical services from a particular member of the clinical team and your preference will be recorded in your medical notes. However, there may be reasonable grounds when it is not possible to see the clinician of your choice.

Click here to access Summary Care Record information including opt-out process

Pre-registration

If you wish to pre-register click on the link below to open the form. When you have completed all of the details, click on the 'Send' button to mail your form to us. When you visit the surgery for the first time you will be asked to sign the form to confirm that the details are correct.

Pre-registration Form

When you register you will also be asked to fill out a medical questionnaire. This is because it can take a considerable time for us to receive your medical records. There is an online version of this file too, which you may fill out and send to us. When you come to the surgery you will be asked to sign this form to confirm that the details are correct.

Online medical questionnaire for new patients

Note that by sending the form you will be transmitting information about your self across the Internet and although every effort is made to keep this information secure, no guarantee can be offered in this respect.

Alternatively you may print off a registration form, fill it out and bring it in with you on your first visit to the practice.

Registration Form

 
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