NEWS

 

Gomshall Lane closure - No Bus Service

We are advised by Surrey Highways that Gomshall Lane
in Shere, between the A25 and Middle Street, will be
closed 24 hours per day starting on Monday 22 March
and ending on Saturday 27 March.
This is for drainage
works and footway resurfacing in the vicinity of Shere
Medical Centre.
 
 
During the closure, the nearest bus stops for services 25
and 32 will be in Gomshall, at the junction with Queen
Street, or at Silent Pool on the A25.

Date Added: 17/3/21

Certificate of excellence for Shere Surgery

The surgery has been awarded a certificate of excellence by 'iWantGreatCare''. This award is presented to leading clinicians, clincs and surgeries across the UK in recognition of the great care they deliver to their patients. 

Thank you to everyone that left reviews, it really means a lot to everyone at the Surgery, particularly after such a difficult year. We will continue to strive to do our best for all of our patients! 

Date Added: 20/2/21

General Practice awards 2020

The surgery was shortlisted in the National General Practice awards in the Public Health and Prevention category.

 

We were delighted to be nominated amongst the thousand of practices in the country, in this important category and delighted to be gaining recognition for all the work the entire surgery team out in. 

Date Added: 01/2/21

Improvements in the dispensary

​​Our Dispensary has recently had changed to a new computer system so that almost all prescriptions are sent electronically. 

 

In the initial few months it may take longer for your prescription to be dispensed while we enter each patient onto the new system and work through the new process. The new system will have longer term benefits for both staff and patients and we ask for your understanding at this time.

 

If you have any queries then please speak to dispensary staff. 

 

Thank you.  

Date Added: 18/7/19

Extended Hours - Improved Access to GPs

  • In a bid to improve access to GPs, we have changed our appointments system to AskmyGP to increase appointment availability and cut waiting times to see a clinician.

  • In addition we will be making Telephone appointments available on Saturday mornings. 

  • Please bear in mind that these appointments on Saturday are via the telephone only and we would not have the facilities for face-to-face appointments at this time.

Date Added: 10/9//19

Oarsome Display from Dr Watts at the nationals!

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  • Our very own Dr Watts achieved the incredible feat of becoming GB Over 39 Ladies National Marathon Champion at the recent British Canoeing National Championships. 

  • In extremely tough conditions with very strong winds, she demonstrated her steely resolve and won the race way ahead of her fellow competitors.

  • A huge congratulations to her on this remarkable achievement!

Date Added: 18/7/19

Dr Wardrop finishes London Marathon 2019

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  • Dr Wardrop (pictured with fellow fundraiser Imy Bland) was among three runners who helped raise almost £10k for HASTE - the Heart and Stroke Trust Endeavour; completing it in 4h 32m

  • HASTE is local charity works within the Royal Surrey County Hospital to help treat and, crucially prevent, strokes  and heart attacks in local patients

  • We were all really touched by the generosity of our staff and patients  - Thank you very much indeed!

Date Added: 7/5/19

Are you a local artist?

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  • Would you be interested in displaying your artwork at the surgery? We are looking for local artists who would be interested in using their art to brighten up the walls a little!

  • If you would like to get involved, please talk to Tamsin, Deputy Practice Manager

Date Added: 29/4/19

GPs' Earnings 2019-20

DATE ADDED: 08/4/20

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs who worked for six months or more in Shere Surgery in the last financial year was £37,001 before Tax and National Insurance. This is for 8 part time GPs

Date Added: 29/9/18

National Prize for Shere Community Gynaecology

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  • The Community Gynaecology Project was warmly recognised in November as the team won The Women's Health Initiative Prize at the 2018 National General Practice Awards

  • The key people involved were Partners Dr Barnes and Dr Knight, and Practice Business Manager Cathryn Bovingdon but they noted that award reflected the hard work of all at Shere

  • https://player.vimeo.com/video/330753037

Date Added: 30/11/18

GP Survey Results

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  • Shere Surgery was ranked the 8th best practice in Surrey (Approx. 300 practices) as based on the recent national NHS GP Patient Survey awards, and ranked 1st in our local area of Guildford and Waverley. 

  • Thank you to everyone who filled in the questionnaires that were sent out. The team are pleased to have done so well, but will continue to strive to improve on the service we offer so we can rise further up the rankings! 

 

  • CLICK HERE for further details

Date Added: 29/8/18

Microsuction service

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  • Shere Surgery are now able to offer a microsuction service, in addition to ear irrigation, for a number of conditions including the removal of problematic ear wax. 

  • This is led by Dr McEwen, and you will need to be referred by a GP or practice nurse to take advantage of this service. 

 

  • This will avoid the need for referral to a hospital for the same procedure, providing a more convenient service for our patients. 

Date Added: 29/4/18

Online Access to your Medical Record

We can now offer online access to your medical record.

If this is a service you are interested in please read the attached information and complete the form. There may be a cost for this service. 

You will then need to bring this into the surgery along with two forms of ID, one photographic and one proof of residence. Online Medical Access Record Application

Date Added: 15/4/18