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6 Jun
2018

Job opportunity: Medical Secretary/Admin Support

We have a vacancy for a medical secretary who can also provide administrative support to our experienced team.

The hours are negotiable between 25-37 per week. Previous experience in a medical environment is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.

You must have a professional attitude and excellent keyboard skills, If you are interested please apply for an application form from harcourt.admin@nhs.net or ring Mrs D Petty 01722 333214. Applications close on 15.06.2018.


25 May
2018

GDPR PRIVACY NOTICE

Click here to read our GDPR notice. The leaflet explains who we are, why information is collected about you, and the ways in which this information may be used, who it is shared with and how we keep it safe. It also explains how the practice uses the information we hold about you, how you go about accessing this information if you wish to see it and to have any inaccuracies corrected or erased.


17 Apr
2018

Pharmacy issues at Rowlands, HMC site.

We would like to apologise on behalf of Rowlands Pharmacy LTD who rent space in the medical centre and handle many of the prescriptions we generate. Due to significant staff changes there have been significant delays and problems handling prescriptions in the recent weeks. This has led to long waits for medications, lost prescriptions and other problems. Rowlands are working hard to get this sorted out as soon as possible and we appreciate your patience and understanding at this time. Please also note that the pharmacist is at lunch be..... click here to read the full article


1 Feb
2018

Rowlands Pharmacy at Harcourt Medical Centre

From the 1st February 2018, between 1.00 and 2.00pm, you will not be able to collect medication from Rowlands Pharmacy at Harcourt Medical Centre if a pharmacist is not on site (e.g. during his or her lunch/comfort break). We apologise for any inconvenience.


6 Dec
2017

Dr Miles Thomas to Retire

After 30 years as a GP I will be retiring on 28.2.18

It has been both challenging and very rewarding to work in a number of very different situations both overseas and in the UK and to finish the last 5 years of my career at Harcourt.

It has been a privilege to be your GP in recent years and I wish you all the best for the future.

I am pleased to be able to leave you in good hands with my successor Dr Julian Totman who is moving from another Salisbury practice to take over my list of patients at Harcourt.

Dr Miles Thomas


1 Dec
2017

Dr Susana Bull

We are delighted to let our patients know Dr Susana Bull is new to the team and will be starting on Monday 4th December. She will be working Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.


1 Nov
2017

Practice Nurse Vacancy

We are looking for a nurse team leader to work 19 hours per week. If you are interested please contact our practice management team on 01722 333214 who will be pleased to provide you with an application form. Closing date 24.11.2017


18 Sep
2017

Flu Vaccination 2017

Booking NOW - FLU Clinics Saturdays 7th and 14th October 2017. Flu vaccination is available every year on the NHS to help protect adults and children at risk of flu and its complications. Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week. However, flu can be more severe in certain people, such as: anyone aged 65 and over, pregnant women, children and adults with an underlying health condition (such as long-term heart or respiratory disease) and children and adults with weakened i..... click here to read the full article


5 Sep
2017

Toilet refurbishment late September 2017

The toilets will be temporarily closed in late September for two weeks. We apologise for the inconvenience. Free toilets are available in the car park outside the medical centre.

This work will very much improve the facilities for patients.


8 Jul
2017

Drs Nathan & Hannah Francis to leave in September 2017

After working at the practice for over 3 years Dr Hannah and Nathan Francis are relocating to a Dorset practice. We wish them well for the future.

Dr Louise Campbell, who trained here at the medical centre and has provided regular locum cover, will provide care for their patients until a new arrangement is formalised.

We apologise for yet another change in staff, this is a very difficult time for recruitment in NHS General Practice, and we hope to have more news on a permanent GP solution soon.


1 Mar
2017

Harcourt Medical Centre is working towards becoming a dementia friendly practice

All staff have received extra training. If you live with dementia or care for a person living with dementia we hope that you will find the following helpful: www.alzheimers.org.uk www.carersuk.org www.dementiauk.org A memory café [for people living with dementia and their carers] is held every 4th Wed of the month from 1:30 pm to 3 pm and a carers café is held every 1st Tues of the month from 1030 am to 1130 am, both at Fisherton House, Fountain Way, Salisbury SP2 7TD Drinks and biscuits are provided. No need to book, just drop ..... click here to read the full article


5 Nov
2016

CQC Inspection Outcome - GOOD

We have been rated 'Good' after a recent CQC inspection.

The results from the visit were very positive.

We have been ranked as ‘Good’ overall.

If you would like to read the report, please follow this link:

http://www.cqc.org.uk/location/1-541963778


23 May
2016

Dr Ben Kay awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners

We are pleased to announce that Dr Ben Kay has been awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners.

RCGP fellowship is awarded in recognition of a significant contribution to medicine in general and general practice in particular.

We are delighted and proud that Ben has achieved this significant accolade.


11 Mar
2016

Best and worst GP surgeries in Wiltshire revealed

WILTSHIRE'S best and worst doctor's surgeries have been named in a new patient satisfaction survey.

Harcourt Medical Practice in Salisbury came in third with 98 per cent.

We are delighted to have received such positive feedback, thank you to all those who rated us.

Read more at:

http://www.salisburyjournal.co.uk/news/14273543.Best_and_worst_GP_surgeries_in_Wiltshire_revealed/


5 Oct
2015

FLU Vaccinations 2015

FLU clinics now booking.

If you are over 65 or have a chronic illness such as heart disease please contact the surgery to book an appointment today.


30 Mar
2015

Practice Patient Participation Report 2014-15

Harcourt Medical Centre, in consultation with our patient participation group, carried out a review of patient feedback this year with the aim of identifying priority areas for practice development.

We hope this work will improve the service for patients and their carer’s.

Please follow this link to read our report


17 Nov
2014

Patient feedback (NHs Friends & Family Test)

Feedback is extremely helpful to us to try and provide the best possible service.

Please complete our anonymous questionnaire at:

www.leavemyfeedback.com/4563


11 Sep
2014

FLU VACCINATIONS 2014

FLU clinics now booking.

If you are over 65 or have a chronic illness such as heart disease please contact the surgery to book an appointment today.


29 Jan
2014

NHS England’s Care Data

Confidential information from your medical records can be used by the NHS to improve the services offered so we can provide the best possible care for everyone. This information along with your postcode and NHS number but not your name, are sent to a secure system where it can be linked with other health information. This allows those planning NHS services or carrying out medical research to use information from different parts of the NHS in a way which does not identify you. You have a choice. If you are happy for your informat..... click here to read the full article


27 Jan
2014

Practice Survey Results 2013-14

Harcourt Medical Centre carried out a patient survey again this year after consulting our Patient Reference Group with the aims of identifying priority areas for practice development.

Please follow this link to read our results and report


14 Jan
2014

Dr Markey to retire in April 2014

It is a great privilege being a family GP, providing one-to-one care over the years. Since I started at Harcourt in January 1987 I have watched families grow, shared in their good times and stood alongside them and served in the difficult ones. Medicine is ever-changing but that doctor/patient relationship is as important as ever. I am writing to you now to share the news of my retirement from Harcourt in April 2014. While I will miss you all, I can say with confidence that you will be well cared for in the months and years to come:..... click here to read the full article



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