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HOWDEN MEDICAL CENTRE ONLINE SERVICES FOR BOOKING APPOINTMENTS AND ORDERING REPEAT PRESCRITIONS
Once patients have their username and password clicking the above Systmonline icon will provide direct access to the online services
WELCOME TO ALL regardless of age, sex, race, gender reassignment status, disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity.
We hope you will find the doctors & staff to be helpful and supportive at all times. We pride ourselves on the delivery of a quality service and trust that you will find this website both informative and useful. The practice is open for the registration of new patients. Please call in to the surgery to complete a Registration Form and a New Patient Questionnaire. These forms can also be downloaded from the New Patients page on this website.
The way information is shared between healthcare organisations has and is changing greatly. Please read the following information leaflets for details.
∑Important - regarding sharing of patient information
∑Your electronic patient record (EPR) & sharing of info
∑How information about you helps us to provide better care
If you wish to opt-out of any aspect of data sharing please complete the ĎPATIENT DATA SHARING OPT-OUT FORMí & return it to Howden Medical Centre.
If you take antibiotics when you do not need them, you could be helping to make bacteria resistent to them. It means that the drugs can no longer kill the bacteria they are meant to fight. Your GP will advise when it is appropriate to take antibiotics.
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Named Accountable GP
All patients at Howden Medical Centre are registered to the practice not to an individual GP and this will remain unchanged.
All GP surgeries are now required to provide all their patients with a named accountable GP, who will have failsafe responsibility for the coordination of a patientís overall care and support that we provide to you should the need arise.
If you want to check who your named accountable GP is please contact the surgery.
Please be aware this does not mean you will always see this GP, you are still able to see any GP at the practice and the actual care you receive can be provided by any GP or a member of our nursing team when appropriate.
If you have a preference as to which GP is your named accountable GP, the practice will make reasonable efforts to accommodate these requests, however this may only be possible where there is a significant medical reason for this.
You do not need to take any further action, but if you have any questions please contact the Practice Manager, Joanne Gill, on 01430 430318 or by e-mail at email@example.com
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NHS 111 is a new service that has been introduced to make it easier for you to access local NHS HEALTHCARE SERVICES. You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but itís not a 999 emergency. NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help, whatever the time.