Welcome to Greenfields Medical Practice
Coronavirus - latest advice
For the latest guidance please visit www.gov.uk/coronavirus and NHS.UK/coronavirus
The advice for everyone is to follow this guidance.
The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are the recent onset of a new continuous cough or a high temperature or a loss of, or change in, normal sense of taste or smell (anosmia).
If you develop these symptoms, however mild, or you have received a positive coronavirus (COVID-19) test result, then you should immediately self-isolate. See the stay at home guidance and this explanatory diagram for further information.
You do not need to call NHS 111 to go into self-isolation. If you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home, or your condition worsens, or your symptoms do not get better after 7 days, then use the NHS 111 online service. If you have do not have internet access, you should call NHS 111. For a medical emergency dial 999
If you have any symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19), you should arrange a test by visiting NHS.UK, or contact 119 via telephone if you do not have internet access.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates and information in British Sign Language can be accessed on SignHealth’s website.
CHANGES TO ONLINE APPOINTMENT BOOKING: In line with the latest guidance from NHS England on coronavirus, we have been advised to change all the face-to-face online appointments to triage via telephone appointments.
For further updates please visit the website:
NHS APP: To support you to continue to access and help your Practice to deliver essential care during Covid-19, download the NHS app at www.nhs.uk/nhsapp
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course, we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
Mental Health Helpline - Turning Point VCS (Notts Healthcare)
|Service Type - Psychiatry Mental illness|
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Tel - 0300 555 0730
For Help in a crisis please see Mental health helpline - Help in a crisis
The service will initially run 9am -5pm, Monday to Friday, with a phased implementation plan to be operational 24/7, there is however scope to review and reduce operating hours depending on demand.
The Helpline is available for anyone who needs emotional support or information about what help is available locally for people struggling with their mental health.
Professionals are also welcome to call the helpline for advice on working with patients with mental health issues.
A team of supportive mental health workers are on hand to provide information and advice e.g. techniques that people can use to manage anxiety. They will also be able to direct people to other services where needed. The helpline website also includes useful information about a range of common mental health issues such as anxiety and low mood and how to promote feelings of wellbeing.
the service will signpost on to the Mental health helpline - Help in a crisis if necessary.
More information and mental health resources can be found on the attached weblin
Service at the following locations:
|Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road,Nottinghamshire ,NG36AA Tel:0115 969 1300 map (Right click to open)|
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.
Our Mission Statement
We are passionate about the patient journey, striving to ensure the delivery of care is safe, effective, and of high quality. We want our services to reach every member of our practice population taking into account the patient's individual needs. We can only achieve our mission if we invest in our own team, support and respect one another and listen to the views of both patients and staff.
The main entrance has movement-activated sliding doors, enabling easy wheelchair access over level ground.
BANK HOLIDAYS IN 2020
Wednesday 1st January 2020
Friday 10th April 2020
Monday 13th April 2020
Friday 8th May 2020
Monday 25th May 2020
Monday 31st August 2020
Friday 25th December 2020
Monday 28th December 2020
STAFF TRAINING DATES IN 2020/21
The surgery will be CLOSED on the following afternoons from 12 noon for staff training.
Tuesday 3rd March 2020
Tuesday 21st April 2020 – SURGERY OPEN
Tuesday 12th May 2020 – SURGERY OPEN
Tuesday 9th June 2020 –
Tuesday 7th July 2020
Tuesday 15th September 2020
Tuesday 6th October 2020
Tuesday 17th November 2020
Tuesday 12th January 2021
Covid Privacy notice
Dementia and Dr Sharma Greenfields Medical Centre
Dr Sharma has signed up to become a dementia-friendly practice. We will be working with Alzheimer’s Society during the coming year and our staff will be participating in General Practice specific dementia awareness sessions. We will also be carrying out an assessment of how dementia-friendly we are and take steps to improve areas that need attention.
We welcome any feedback about how we are doing from patients, families and carers.
Included here are some useful contacts and links for support or advice if you are living with dementia or caring for someone with dementia.
Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Support Service (Nottingham and Nottinghamshire): Tel: 0115 934 3800
Alzheimer’s Society website (for anyone affected by dementia): https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/
Dementia Connect: https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/info/20011/find_support_near_you#!/search
National Dementia Helpline: 0300 222 11 22
GP+ Nottingham City – extended hours access for patients
Offering Evening & Weekend Appointments bookable through your GP practice, patients registered at this practice are able to access additional routine appointments during evenings and weekends through the new GP+ service.
Appointments are available to see GPs, Practice Nurses, Clinical Pharmacists and Physiotherapists in a fully equipped accessible location on Upper Parliament Street in Nottingham City Centre.
Opening hours are:
16:00-20:00 Monday – Friday
9:00-13:00 Saturday & Sunday
This is not a walk-in service, appointments are required and booked through the reception team at the surgery. For more information visit: www.ncgpa.org.uk/gpplus
(Site updated 10/11/2020)