Welcome to Greensands Medical Practice

The doctors and staff welcome you to Greensands Medical Practice. We provide a wide range of general medical services from our two premises in Potton and Gamlingay.

Both sites have easy wheelchair access.

Please explore our website to find out more about us and what we can offer.


Christmas Holiday Opening Times

Click here for Christmas Opening Hours

For urgent medical problems when the surgery is closed please call our Out of Hours Service (MDOC) on 0345 601 0244


Practice Announcements

Dr. May

We are delighted to announce that Dr. May is expecting a baby in January.  Dr. May will be on maternity leave from 1st January 2017 to 30th June 2017.  We have arranged for locum cover for Dr. May's clinics and patients will be seen by Dr. Bashir, Dr. Ojo and

Dr. Rayment.

Our Nursing Team

Nurse Margaret will be leaving the practice on 30th December to progress her career further.  Margaret has worked for the practice as a Nurse for sixteen years and although we are sad to see her go we wish her every success for the future.

We are delighted to welcome Nurse Julia Fisher to the practice team.  Julia joined us on 7th November and has previous expereince working as a District Nurse in our practice area and also as a Diabetic Specialist Nurse.  Please join us in welcoming Julia to the practice.

 


Important information about surgery closure times during 2016/2017

Please note that this surgery will be closed for important staff training from 3pm on:-

Tuesday 8th November 2016

Tuesday 28th February 2017

For repeat prescriptions, test results or booking routine appointments, please contact the surgery the following day.

For urgent medical problems during these times, please call

0345 601 0244


Surgery News & Information

 Patient Online - For information on our Patient Online services (including access to view a summary of your medical record

and/or your detailed coded record) and to download an application form for an online account click here

NHS Prescription Charge Increase - The Government has decided that NHS prescription charges will increase to £8.40 per item from

1st April 2016.  Pre-payment certificates will not be affected by this change.   For more information on prescriptions and pre-payment certificates click here

Friends and Family Test

Patient Newsletter - December 2016 - January 2017

IT / Electronic Patient Records Statement of Intent

Changes to the appointment system - Telephone Triage explained

GP Average Earnings

Support for patients aged 60 years and above living in Potton

Please click here for additional surgery news & Information


The NHS is constantly in the news. Here are some interesting articles to contribute to the debate:

Some new posts on the privatisation debate!

How much does Boris owe the NHS?

The privatisation plans for the next two years

The EU and the NHS

Trying to make sense of Jeremy Hunt's Select Committee appearance and here

In his own voice: Jeremy Hunt's book on the NHS

Big US corporations, the NHS and the junior doctors contract

24/7 NHS

Allyson Pollock's TED talk on the privatisation of the NHS

 

Potton Surgery
Brook End, Potton,
Sandy, Bedfordshire,
SG19 2QS

General enquiries and appointments
01767 260340

Gamlingay Surgery
Stocks Lane, Gamlingay, Bedfordshire, SG19 3JR

General enquiries and appointments
01767 651544


Compliments & Complaints

If you would like to provide us with any comments or suggestions or if you would like to know more about our complaints procedure please click here


Patient Participation Group

The practice is actively seeking new members for our Patient Participation Group (PPG).  The group consists of patients registered at the practice and practice staff.  They meet on a regular basis and advise and support the practice on new initiatives.

If you would like to become a member of the PPG, please contact our Practice Manager, Nicola Gauge on 01767 260340.

PPG Information Page

Out of Hours cover

(18:30 – 08:00)

Please call:

0345 601 0244

For further information on the Out of Hours service please click here