Flu and Pneumonia Immunisation
Flu is highly contagious and the NHS offer a free vaccination each year to eligible groups of patients.
Who is eligible?
- All patients registered with the practice who are 65 years of age or over.
- All patients aged between 2 - 6 years old.
- Under 65 years old with any of the following conditions:
- Heart Problems (angina or heart attack)
- Asthma Patients on preventer (steroid) inhalers
- Kidney Disease
- Lowered Immunity due to steroid (tablet) medication or chemotherapy
- Liver disease
- Pregnant women
- Chronic neurological disease
We are holding clinics on Saturday 26 September and Saturday 3 October
Please telephone the surgery to arrange an appointment
It is with sadness that we will be saying goodbye to Marlene our Nurse Practitioner at the beginning of September. Marlene will be leaving us to join a practice nearer her home in Barnstaple.
Thank you Marlene for all your amazing work over the past seven years. Your colleagues and patients alike will miss you greatly.
Marlene's last day is today - Friday 4th September.
VACANCY FOR NURSE/NURSE PRESCRIBER/NURSE PRACTITIONER
Chiddenbrook Surgery, Crediton
An opportunity has arisen for Chiddenbrook Surgery to restructure its nursing team. We are a friendly surgery looking for a nurse keen to develop their career. The important component is to find the right nurse for the team. Hours: Full Time/Part Time or Job Share
We will provide training and support for the right candidate.
Salary dependent on experience.
Closing date: 07/09/2015
If interested, please click on the links below:
Job Information Application Form Equal Opportunities Form
For informal enquiries, please contact
Richard Ward on 01363 772227
All residents of Mid Devon have recently been sent a leaflet explaining about the Care.Data programme. The programme aims to use health data from GP surgeries to improve health care. No action is required if you consent to your data being shared. If however after reading the information provided you would like to opt out, please complete the attached form and return it to the surgery. More information is available at www.nhs.uk/caredata Link to Opt Out Letter Please note that the information will not be transferred until at least the Autumn.
For a quick and convenient way to register as a patient, order your repeat medication, book appointments and change your address details, have you registered onto SystmOnline yet? If not, go to the section 'Online Services' at the bottom of this page for more information, or ask when you come into the surgery. Registering is very quick and easy and could save you some time in future.
If you have a mobile telephone, we can now send you text confirmations and reminders for booked appointments, as well as test results. Please let the surgery know if you would like to make use of this service so we can amend your medical records accordingly.
Links to Alternative Services
Local Walk-In Centres
Welcome to Chiddenbrook Surgery Online
The doctors and staff at Chiddenbrook Surgery in Crediton, Devon are proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.
We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery and childhood vaccinations.
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like, and don't forget that you can order your repeat prescriptions, inform us of your change of address and contact details, and book doctors' appointments, using Patient Access; please see the 'Online Services' section below to register for this service.
Devon Doctors On Call
After 6pm and at weekends, the practice is covered by the Devon Doctors Co-operative. http://www.devondoctors.co.uk/
(Site updated 04/09/2015)