Welcome to Putneymead Group Medical Practice
Putneymead selected for Channel 5 TV series
Putneymead has been shortlisted and selected to work with Channel 5 TV on the 2nd series of GP's : Behind Closed Doors.
The filming will take place between 29th September and 22nd November 2014. A number of the Doctors, Nurses, HCA's and Receptionists will be involved in the filming, and a TV Crew team will be primarily working on the 3rd Floor recruiting patients who may want to be involved in having their consultations filmed. Patients will only be filmed if they are happy to give consent, and there will be no pressure placed upon patients to participate.
Series will last 8 weeks and is due to be aired in February 2015.
Book your flu jab!
Flu vaccinations are available at Putneymead for eligible patients & children only. To find out if you're eligible,please click here.
Children clinics(appointment only): Wednesday mornings/afternoons & Monday evenings
Adult book-in clinics: available Mon-Fri, please call us to book an appointment
Adult walk-in clinics: Saturday 4th October & Saturday 11th October, between 08:30-11:30am
NHS England Friends & Family SurveyThe practice is currently taking part in a pilot called Friends and Family.This is a new type of practice survey currently being considered by NHS England.As part of this pilot pleaseclick hereto give your view.
IMPORTANT - You may need to act NOW
The NHS plans to upload sensitive patient information to a national database, a project called Care.Data. GP practices cannot stop this upload but patients can choose to opt-out. Please click here to download a leaflet (credit to Dr Neil Bhatia) to opt out of this programme. For more detailed information about the NHS care.data programme, please visit www.care-data.info
(Site updated 02/10/2014)