We are a small suburban surgery based in the village of Mountsorrel. With 2 GPs, 2 practice nurses, a healthcare assistant and an admin team. We work together as a healthcare team and are committed to ensuring that our patients receive a friendly, caring and accessible family health service
We have a diverse patient population each with different healthcare needs, and we aim to provide a service that works for each of you. The main focus of our healthcare team is ensuring the good health and wellbeing of our patients and wherever possible to provide the right individualised care and treatment to maintain a good quality of life.
NEWS HEADLINES FROM CHARNWOOD SURGERY
Please see our 'Latest News' section (on right hand side) for more information.
*****Health for Teens *****
The Health for Teens website, created by LPT, has been shortlisted for a national healthcare communications and marketing award. The website includes a lively, accessible short film for young people about mental health resilience. To view the film and for more information please look in our 'Latest News' section (right hand side).
***** Shingles Vaccinations *****
From September 1 2015, the shingles vaccine will be offered routinely to people aged 70 and 78. You become eligible for the vaccine on the first day of September 2015 after you've turned 70 or 78. See the Latest News section (right hand side) for more information.
***** Flu Vaccinations *****
You are eligible for a free flu vaccination if you are either over 65 years old, or pregnant, or have a long-term health condition, or you are a carer. Book for your flu vaccination by ringing 01162375089 and arranging an appointment via our receptionist.
****** PATIENT PARTICIPATION GROUP ******
Would you like to work with us to improve the services, care and treatment that we provide to all our patients? You could join our Patient Participation Group. Please see the Latest News section (on right hand side) for more information.
This General Practice is research active
Conducting high-quality clinical research helps us to keep improving NHS care by finding out which treatments work best.
In this practice, you might be asked to take part in a clinical research study. Alternatively, ask our staff about clinical studies suitable for you.
Taking part in a clinical research study is voluntary and can be a rewarding experience.
To find local clinical research studies, go to: www.ukctg.nihr.ac.uk
To find out more about clinical research in the East Midlands visit: http://www.crn.nihr.ac.uk/east-midlands
To read about other patients who have benefitted from taking part in clinical research visit: http://www.crn.nihr.ac.uk/can-help/patients-carers-public/patient-stories/
(Site updated 23/11/2015)