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
2016 PATIENT SURVEY
Once again we would like you to take part in our annual patient survey. The questions have been designed with the help of our patient participation group and your answers will help us to continue to improve our services
RESEARCH PROJECT AT LINTHORPE SURGERY
A team from Newcastle University medical school are carrying out a research project with patients and carers to try and identify ways to enhance patient involvement in medical education.
We would value your participation by –
- Completing a simple questionnaire available at the reception between Mon 4th April and Fri 15th April, and possibly,
- Attending a focus group to discuss the issues
Interested? Please pick up a questionnaire at the surgery reception.
The Linthorpe Surgery received its first visit from the Care Quality Commission on 22nd September 2015. We are pleased to report that we were rated as 'GOOD'
You can view the full report or see a quick summary by clicking the links below.
CQC full report Activity ratings summary Premises ratings summary
EXTENDED ACCESS TO A G.P. - now from 6.30pm-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
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.
(Site updated 22/04/2016)