Grenoside Surgery is working with practices in our network to deliver the COVID Vaccination Programme in as timely manner as possible.
Clinics may be held centrally at Burncross Surgery or at either Grenoside Surgery or Wadsley Bridge Medical Centre.
Patients are being called for vaccination in the cohorts set out by the Government.
Please not contact the practice regarding an appointment as we will contact you when your cohort vaccination become available.
If you wish to register at our practice, please contact us on (0114) 240 3159 Option 6 to check you are within our practice boundary. We will then arrange to send a New Patient Pack out to you. Please do not use the online option.
DAILY DROP IN SURGERY AND ROUTINE BOOKABLE GP APPOINTMENTS SUSPENDED - please see News Page
ALL GP BOOKABLE FACE TO FACE APPOINTMENTS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED.
GP Appointments: If you have an urgent clinical need that you feel requires discussing with a GP, we are undertaking a Telephone Triage and you should telephone the surgery BEFORE 10.30am if possible. If it is deemed necessary, you will be placed on the telephone list and a GP will call you back. If the GP deems it necessary, a face to face appointment will be offered to you.
At this time are are not:
> discussing results - if there is a need the GP will contact you.
> if the GP deems it necessary a face to face appointment will be offered to you.
> issuing sick/fit notes relating to Corona Virus - see NHS 111 online.
Providing advice on shielding - this information is available on the www.guv.uk website.
Most Nurse and Healthcare Assistant appointments are continuing. The surgery will contact you if this applies to you.
ALL PATIENTS ATTENDING SURGERY SHOULD DO SO ALONE, or if the appointment relates to a child, with ONE PARENT or GUARDIAN only - all will be asked to hand sanitise on entrance and wear a mask.
Anyone with a new cough or high temperature or fever, PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND SURGERY, and you should self-isolate based on the current advice available from NHS 111 or by visiting NHS 111 online at https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
Access to online appointments is now suspended to reduce the risk of patients attending surgery with no history of symptoms.
This information will be reviewed on a regular basis and patients will be kept informed via this website and also by text.
1st February 2021
Welcome to Grenoside Surgery & Wadsley Bridge Medical Centre
Here at Grenoside and Wadsley Bridge Surgery our aim is to provide excellent medical care to all our patients. This leaflet is about who we are, the services we provide and outlines the standards we aim to achieve.
The Practice was founded in 1936 by Richard Panniker's Grandfather who had qualified in Sheffield. We have the privilege of having three and four generations of some families registered with us. We are a two site, four partner practice with a chemist on site in Grenoside, the practice is paper light.
Existing patients can enjoy access to our wide range of services at the touch of a button. Whether managing your appointment or ordering a repeat prescription you can now do both without leaving your home.
There is wheelchair access at both sites.
PLEASE NOTE THAT GP APPOINTMENTS ARE IN TEN MINUTE DURATIONS AND, THEREFORE, ARE NOT APPROPRIATE TIME SLOTS FOR CERVICAL SMEARS. THESE SHOULD BE BOOKED WITH A PRACTICE NURSE AT RECEPTION.