Welcome to Linthorpe Surgery
Welcome to our surgery website where we hope you will quickly benefit from a user friendly layout and a wealth of information about our healthcare services. Find out when we’re open and what to do when we’re not, all from the comfort of your own home and the convenience doesn’t stop there. You can now access a number of services online. Ordering a repeat prescription, booking an appointment , sending us your comments or viewing your medical records are all just a click away.
If you would like more information on viewing your medical recorsd online please click the following link - Online records information
EXTENDED ACCESS TO A G.P. - now from 7am-9.30pm weekdays and 8am-8pm weekends!
As a patient of Linthorpe Surgery you are entitled to use the STAR (South Tees Access & Response) scheme. The scheme extends evening and weekend opening times for patients from 6.30pm to 9.30pm Monday to Friday and 8am - 8pm on weekends and bank holidays. Patients wanting to see a GP can access the service by ringing NHS 111 - the urgent care helpline. A GP will then call you back to offer advice or an appointment at the surgery.
To view the STAR scheme website click this link
Winter Flu Campaign
This year's flu vaccination campaign is well under way. If you're eligible for a free NHS flu jab then just pop into the surgery and we'll make sure you have it there and then. You don't need an appointment. Have a look at our short film or check the list below for those who are eligible for the flu jab this year.
Who can get a free flu jab?
Everyone 65 years and over
Children aged between 2-4 years (on 31st August 2015) - given as a simple nasal spray
Longterm conditions such as:
- Heart disease
- Stroke or TIA
- Kidney disease
- Chronic liver disease
- Asthma requiring regular inhaled steroids
The Department of Health have introduced the Friends & Family Test to GP surgeries. This test has been used in hospitals across the country for some time.
We would like your feedback on the care or treatment we give you any time you visit us or have contact with the surgery. It doesn't take long.
Put us to the test and tell us what is working and what we can improve. You can say what you think without giving your name and we will use this information to plan improvements to our services.
THE LINTHORPE SURGERY GOES MOBILE
A new, mobile friendly version of our surgery website is now available. This allows you to access our site conveniently on your smartphone or other mobile device.
You can now also download the new Systmonline App for iphones, ipads and other Apple devices to make booking appointments and ordering repeat prescriptions easier. If you have not already registered for a username and password just call at the surgery with your I.D. and the receptionist will issue you with the necessary information.
(Site updated 04/11/2015)