New Medical Centre Ground Broken!
The partners at Dockham Road Surgery are delighted that the official ground breaking ceremony for the new medical centre on Valley Road took place (on a very rainy afternoon!) on Monday, 10th June. Building work is now underway with the surgery move planned for Summer 2020. More information on the progress of the build can be found https://assuracinderford.com/
Good Results from the GP Patient Survey
The August results from the National GP Patient Survey have been published, and 91% of 235 Dockham Road respondents said they had a good overall experience of their GP surgery (compared with 84% nationally).
Changes to Over-the-Counter Prescribing
NHS Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has confirmed a change relating to NHS prescribing of a range of medicines, vitamins and minerals that are available to buy over the counter from pharmacies and supermarkets. Full details of the new directive can be found here: OTC medicines letter to patients