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    If you suspect that you have the Coronavirus, please do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

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Welcome to Abridge Surgery

Important Patient Information

Click here for information on Coronavirus, changes to the surgery due to Coronavirus and useful information.

Important Patient Information / Update 19th May 2020

Please note that we will no longer be accepting urine samples unless requested by a clinician

Please continue to put prescriptions and any correspondence in the lockable box at the front of the surgery

Important Patient Information: Non-Covid emergencies

  • Please don’t ignore medical emergencies.
  • The surgery is still open for telephone and video consultations with both the GPs and nurse.
  • Any patients with chronic diseases, contact the surgery to book an appointment
  • We are still giving baby and children’s immunisations – contact the surgery to book an appointment

Click here for details of other services available to provide help and support to carers and vulnerable people within the community

Important Patient Information

  • We will now be triaging all appointments when you call to make an appointment.
  • Please do not come into the surgery to post your repeat prescription.
  • Please use the box outside the surgery (which is emptied regularly).
  • We will not now be printing prescriptions at the surgery.
  • If you do not already have a nominated pharmacy please telephone the surgery to arrange this.

If you are needing a self isolation note for your employer please click here to download a letter you can complete.

Thanks to the grand fundraising efforts of our PPG the new Railex filing system has been now fitted and filled

The baby changing unit is also in place ready for use when the surgery opens.

The spirometer and ECG machines are being used and the hydraulic patient couch is now operational.

hydraulic patient couch

baby changing unit

We look forward to working with our PPG again when the surgery re-opens to continue our fundraising efforts to help our community in the surgery.


Thank you to our patients for your many words of support during this time.  It is very comforting and they are very much appreciated by our staff.

Many thanks

Abridge Surgery Team

Data Protection Act - Patient Information

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ABRIDGE SURGERY HOSPITAL DISCHARGE AND OUTPATIENT PRESCRIPTIONS

 Please be aware that the Surgery will no longer be fulfilling any hospital discharge or outpatient prescriptions in accordance with West Essex CCG requirements.

Any prescriptions that have been given to you upon hospital discharge or from outpatients must be fulfilled by the discharging hospital and NOT Abridge Surgery.

 Unfortunately if you present your hospital discharge prescription at the Surgery you will be asked to return to the hospital to collect your medication.

Thank you in advance for your understanding

Abridge Surgery & West Essex CCG

Patient Information

 In accordance with NHS England guidance, our patient referrals may be discussed with colleagues and West Essex CCG representatives.  

Doctors

Dr Douglas Colvin & Dr Ben Isinkaye

How To Contact Us

37 Ongar Road
Abridge
Romford
Essex
RM4 1UH
Tel: 01992 812961

Out of Hours

Click here for the information on who to contact when the surgery is closed.

Disabled Access

The surgery is accessible by wheelchair and has disabled toilet facilities.

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Information from the Care Quality Commission

Our practice is inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to ensure we are meeting essential standards of quality and safety.

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Important Patient Information

  • We will now be triaging all appointments when you call to make an appointment.
  • Please do not come into the surgery to post your repeat prescription.
  • Please use the box outside the surgery (which is emptied regularly).
  • We will not now be printing prescriptions at the surgery.
  • If you do not already have a nominated pharmacy please telephone the surgery to arrange this.

If you are needing a self isolation note for your employer please click here to download a letter you can complete.


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