England | Scotland | Wales | Northern Ireland | Ireland
Get the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19), a new illness that affects your lungs and airways.
Check if you have coronavirus symptoms
Find out about the main symptoms of coronavirus and where to get medical advice if you think you have them.
What to do if you or someone you live with has symptoms of coronavirus
Advice about not leaving your home (self-isolation) and looking after yourself if you or someone you live with has symptoms.
Testing for coronavirus
Information about testing to check if you have coronavirus.
People at higher risk from coronavirus
Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.
Coronavirus in children
Advice about symptoms of coronavirus in children, including when to get medical help if your child seems unwell.
Social distancing advice and changes to everyday life because of coronavirus
Advice about avoiding close contact with other people (social distancing), looking after your wellbeing and using the NHS and other services.
Links to more information about coronavirus
Links to government advice, information for health professionals and advice for other parts of the UK.
1 Goodrest CroftYardley WoodBirmingham, B14 4JUTel: 0121 474 2059
RGN (1984), Diploma in Diabetes, Diploma in Asthma, Diploma in COPD, Certificate in Spirometry
RGN (1982), Diploma in Nursing
Diploma in Asthma
Diploma in COPD
Responsible for taking blood, blood pressure monitoring, urine testing, weight and height checks, dressings, health checks, and spirometry.
Practice Manager - Sue Siddorn
The practice manager is involved in managing all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide a high quality of patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment and information technology. The practice manager supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care. Sue is happy to receive suggestions as to how we can improve the service and will deal with any complaints.
Practice Secretary - Vanessa Palmer
The secretary is available to help you with any queries regarding hospital referrals. In addition to typing correspondence and other documents for the doctors.
Administration Team - Liz Franks, Ruth Sexton,
Behind the scenes of the surgery is a small team of people involved with the clerical and administrative needs of the practice who are responsible for a wide range of tasks. These include: coding medical events and conditions onto patients' computerised medical records; managing the call and recall system for cervical smears; maintaining the systems for ensuring patients with chronic diseases, eg. asthma and diabetes, have the recommended reviews and tests appropriate to their condition.
Senior Receptionist - Lisa Shepherd
Receptionist and Student Co-ordinator - Tricia Roche
Reception staff: Natalie Ackrill, Jody Bourne, June Rose, Denise Howard
The reception area is the centre point of the practice and all incoming calls are received here. In addition to making appointments and dealing with enquiries at the reception desk our receptionists have a wide range of other duties including new registrations, changes of addresses/names, booking and cancelling appointments, taking requests for home visits, ensuring emergencies are dealt with appropriately, handling requests for the results of tests and investigations, handing out prescriptions, dealing with all enquiries that come into the practice and carrying out requests from the doctors.
Copyright 2006 - 2020 My Surgery Website | Privacy & Usage | Edit | Staff Home | Site Map | Accessibility | Site T&C's | Service T&C's