Please be informed that due to unforeseen circumstances we have had to cancel the PPG meeting for the 16th November. This will now take place on the 18th January 2018. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.
The next PPG meeting will be held on the 16th November 2017 at Belfairs surgery at 6.30pm. CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES
PPG MEETING 24th November
We are very sorry but the PPG meeting on the 24th November has been cancelled. This is due to sickness and no Doctor being available . The next meeting will be held on the 12th January 2017 at Belfairs surgery at 6.30pm
The latest PPG meeting was held on the 30th June. We discussed the new text message service "Mjog", that the practice will be signing up to. We also discussed the merge of Elmsleigh Drive Practice with ourselves in the next few months. We are looking to arrange a futher information evening in the same format of our Diabetes evening next year. Please let us know your thoughts. The next PPG meeting will be on the 8th September from 6.30 to 8.30pm at Belfairs surgery. Please come along.
http://PPG minutes April 001.tif (3 MB) Meeting held on 14th April 2016. In the meeting the Practice Manager advised the members of the changes within the practice, including the changes to the website and this PPG page, our online service, and the adverts for two new Doctors. The PPG also welcomed two new members. Please see the attached for the full minutes. The next meeting is on the 30th June at Belfairs branch at 6.30pm. For meetings for the Govening Body in Public committee for the CCG are held at Priory Suite, Harcourt House, Harcourt Ave, Southend on Sea, SS2 6HT, for anyone that would like to attend the remaining dates are as follows:- 2nd June 16 4th August 16 6th October 16 1st December 16 2nd February 17 30th march 17 I hope the above information is helpful.
PATIENT PARTICIPATION GROUP
There was a PPG meeting in February where several issues were discussed including saying goodbye to Dr Bradford who has now left and that Dr Prasad will be starting in April. Dr Prasad is a well established GP who some of you may remember as he has worked here in the past. Also Sam our prescribing nurse is currently undertaking 2 minor ailment sessions per week to assist with the Doctors appointments. The minutes for the above are available to view at the bottom of the page just click the link to enable you to see all that was discussed. If you are interested in joining the PPG or the Virtual PPG please asks for the forms at reception. We are hoping to add these to the website to enable you to print them off within the near future. The next PPG meeting will be held on 14th April 16, at Belfairs surgery at 6.30pm. Anyone that would like to come along is welcome. PPG MEETING - FEB 16
2014 – 2015
Patient Participation Group Survey The PPG survey has now been completed for the year 2014/2015 with over 150 surveys completed. The PRG survey is now available on our website. The survey explains about our new PPG virtual group and the top 3 priority areas for the practice to work on this year including our open evening St Peter's church in Eastwood Road North on the 30th April between 6.30pn to 8.30pm. All patients of the practice are welcome. The topic for the evening will be Diabetes how to manage/prevent. Our Dr Khawaja and 2 of our nurse's will be doing a talk on Diabetes and lifestyle. Members of the PPG will also be attending. The results of the survey were analysed and discussed by the patient group, and several changes to the practice have been implemented. These include:
The full survey can be downloaded here PRG SURVEY 2013-2014