Practice Announcement 20.01.2021
Please see attached a statement from the Partners,
PROBLEMS WITH ACCESS TO THE PRESCRIPTION ORDERING DIRECT
We have been made aware of issues with accessing the Prescription Ordering Direct via their telephone line. They are experiencing a high volume of calls due to staff sickness and COVID Isolation. Please be patient with them, your call will be answered. Alternatively you can email your request to them: email@example.com.
PLEASE NOTE: WE DO NOT ACCEPT REPEAT PRESCRIPTION REQUESTS AT THE SURGERY.
COVID-19 VACCINATION PROGRAMME
Wellington Medical Practice is acting as a Vaccination site for our patients.
If you receive a text message from them inviting you to Wellington Medical Practice for your vaccination, it is not a scam text.
Please act on this invite and book and attend your appointment at Wellington Medical Practice.
Dawley Medical Practice is now booking COVID-19 vaccinations. We will contact you by phone to book your appointment. Please DO NOT ring the Practice, we need to keep the phone lines free for patients in urgent medical need.
We will be running weekly clinics alongside our regular clinics to vaccinate all patients in priority order (in line with government guidance). For any medically housebound patients we will organise a home visit to administer your Covid-19 vaccination.
At present the priority groups are Group 1 followed by Group 2 and we are already booking in appointments for Thursday 28th January onwards for these patients.
When you receive an invitation to book, please act on it and ensure you attend your appointments when they are arranged. Due to short notice of vaccination deliveries and to prevent waste, we may call patients to attend a same day vaccination appointment.
Keep safe and thank you for your patience and support during this difficult time.
Please see the Government's website for the order of priority in which people will be vaccinated here.
The following leaflets explains why there may be a delay in receiving your appointment:
FLU CLINICS 2020
We are now booking appointments for the 2020 flu season, please enquire at reception for an appointment.
CLINICS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY SO PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN APPOINTMENT.
We will be adhering to strict social distancing rules and as such we ask that you wear a face covering and/or visor.
COVID 19 (CORONAVIRUS)
For all COVID-19 information please select "Coronavirus Advice" from the menu at the bottom of the page.
Practice Announcement 13.03.2020 / 01.08.2020.
As of 13/03/2020, physical access to the surgery will only be given if you have a pre-booked appointment and you do not have a recent cough, fever or are short of breath. The phone lines are open as normal. If you need an appointment, you need to phone the surgery first to be triaged over the telephone by a clinician. Due to the current situation, our practice will no longer be making appointments at reception.
If you need to book an appointment (telephone triage calls ONLY at present), Please ring the practice on 01952 630500.
As of 01.08.2020 The Surgery will no longer accept paper Prescriptions, If you have a prescription request you will need to Contact POD (Prescription Ordering Direct) 01952 580350 Or Online Via Patient Access (details of how you can register for this can be found here)
Many Thanks for your understanding Dawley Medical Practice.
In the interests patient and staff safety, the Partners have requested that patients and visitors wear a face covering whilst on practice premises. Many thanks for your support and co-operation.
You can now access our Online Triage Service, please follow the link below for more details
GP Extended Opening Hours Appointments
GP Practices across Telford & Wrekin, including Dawley Medical Practice, are participating in the delivery of the national extended hours service which allows patients to be able to see a local GP, nurse or other healthcare professional for extended hours pre-bookable appointments including in the evenings and at weekends. These appointments will be available at any GP practice in the Telford area (Subject to availability).
Extended Hours Hub
Monday to Friday 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Weekends and Bank Holidays 8:00am - 8:00pm
Contact number: 01952 661199
Partners in Care
Our mission is to strive for the highest possible standards of quality personal care in which you are treated with dignity, respect and in strict confidence. Principles of equality and non-discrimination, regardless of race, religion, beliefs, gender or sexual orientation, are very important to all of us.
We are forward thinking and have a proactive approach to preventative medicine. We are a well equipped practice and use the latest technology which enables us to offer a variety of in-house services. Our modern pleasant building offers both ample free parking and disabled access.
Register for Patient Access
What is Patient Access?
With Patient Access, you can now access your GP services at home, work or on the move - wherever you can connect to the internet. What's more, because Patient Access is a 24 hour online service you can do this in your own time, day or night.
1. Order repeat prescriptions
2. Update your address and telephone numbers
3. View your medical record
4. Create a personal health record (iOS8 only)
Please use this link:-
Once you have done this you will need to attend the surgery with 2 forms of ID one will need to be a photo such as a passport. We will then be able to activate your account.
(Site updated 24/02/2021)