Wednesday 9th June was our 52nd and last clinic that the Affinity team has put on and run. In total the Greenway local vaccination centre has been responsible for delivering 27,414 vaccinations. That is fantastic. Approximately 1200 of these were done in the community both in care homes and those patients that are housebound.
The journey started in early November with the first clinics in on the 13rd December and 8 months later we have completed as far as we can in Phase 1.
The coverage of vaccinated individuals has been tremendous.
Affinity Primary Care Network comprises of Greenway Community Practice, Fallodon Way Medical Practice, Westbury on Trym Primary Care Centre, Sea Mills Surgery, Monks Park Surgery and Helios practice.
A special thanks to South Mead Development Trust and the Greenway Centre Team, many volunteers, The travelling Kitchen and Office Pantry who kindly provided food and delicious feel good snacks for the duration.
Image of Bristol icon "Morph" being brave receiving their vaccination by Sea Mills Health Care Assistant Lisa Griffiths
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The planned mass extraction of patient data from GP records will be delayed from July to September, the Government has announced. The deadline of 23rd June 2021 to 'opt out' will be extended.
Patients can make or change a choice relating to their personal Data by phoning the NHS Digital Contact Centre.
The phone number is 0300 303 5678 - Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (excluding bank holidays).
A member of staff can help you use the online service make or change a choice on your behalf print and post a form to you.
YES: data about diagnoses, symptoms, observations, test results, medications, allergies, immunisations, referrals, recalls and appointments, including information about physical, mental and sexual health.
YES: data on sex, ethnicity and sexual orientation
YES: data about staff that have treated patients
NO: name and address (except for postcode, protected in a unique coded form
NO: written notes (free text), such as the details of conversations with doctors and nurses
NO: images, letters and documents
NO: coded data that is not needed due to its age - for example medication, referral and appointment data that is over 10 years old
NO: coded data that GPs are not permitted to share by law - for example certain codes about IVF treatment and certain information about gender re-assignment
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Don't worry if you haven't heard from us yet, we will be in touch directly to arrange your vaccination appointment when the time is right.
The Primary Heath Care Team is led by a partnership of three Doctors and the Practice Manager. The Partners have a special interest in providing continuity of care for family planning, minor surgery, gynaecology and children's medicine. We also provide private services such as HGV medical examinations, the completion of health insurance forms, NHS travel vaccinations and claims.
Booking an appointment with a GP or Nurse at Sea Mills Surgery
We continue to offer telephone consultations as standard at Sea Mills Surgery. We regularly review our appointment system and value your feedback. The surgery team thank *all* patients for their support and understanding during the pandemic.
The Surgery team remain focused on keeping footfall at the practice to a minmum for safeguarding patients and colleagues from risk of potential infection. The practice building is undergoing a series of updates designed to minimise risk.
To book appointment with your GP or the Practice Nurse please follow the following instructions.
We are looking for volunteers across all age groups and backgrounds to join the Sea Mills Surgery Patient Participation Group! With many changes happening in General Practice we feel it is important to hear your views and assist us in implenting these changes where possible.
If this is something you would like to be involved in or would like more information please see our Patient Participation Group page.
We are proud to announce our new Social Prescribing service at Sea Mills Surgery. Find out more and learn how this can help you or someone you know.
The practice is delighted to welcome Jenny Russe as resident Care Coordinator based at Sea Mills three days per week. A pivtal role funded by Affinity Primary Care Network . A Care Coordinator helps to manage a patient's care, for example, the elderly or disabled. They monitor and coordinate patients' treatment plans, connect them with health care providers, and evaluate their progress.
The Practice is delighted to welcome Dr Emma Ginn BMBS (Tuesday's and Thursdays) Emma has joined from Cheddar Medical Practice and brings a wealth of experience as a GP Trainer with specialist interest in ENT.
We have recently said Bon Voyage to Dr Ruth Marsh, Senior Administrator Mr Nick Stone, and Practice Nurse Cilla Weir. We congratulate Dr Marsh and Nick with their career progression and "Happy retirement" for Cilla! You will all be missed!
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The practice team review patient access and the appointment system frequently.
As part of the Affinity Primary Care Network Sea Mills are working together with five practices in the area to offer a range of additional appointment times include mornings between 07.00 - 08.00am, evenings between 18.30 and 20.00pm and Saturday morning appointments.
To find out more about available appointments within the Affinity Primary Care network practices, please ask at Reception
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