News

  • Babies Cry You Can Cope
    During this challenging time stress levels at home may be increased. Please follow the ICON guidance for coping with crying. ICON – Babies cry you can cope – Advice and […]
  • Winter Newsletter
  • Support During The Covid Pandemic
    Please click on the below link for information on organisations you may find useful during this challenging time.  
  • Scam alert: bogus COVID-19 vaccination text messages.
    A scam regarding the COVID-19 vaccine is doing the rounds via text message. The text is made to look like it comes from the NHS, stating ‘we have identified that […]
  • Vaccination advice for Health Care workers
    Gloucestershire community dental, pharmacy and optometry services – COVID Vaccination Programme Information for staff COVID-19 vaccinations will be provided at the Edward Jenner Vaccination Hub at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, the […]
  • Every Mind Matters
    Over two million people have created Mind Plans so far to find out the personalised steps they can do to protect themselves and prevent problems escalating, just as we do […]
  • Free Carer Skills, Training and Development
  • Autumn News Letter
  • Face Mask Exemptions
    We are aware that some patients might be understandably anxious about the Government’s recent announcements around the use of face masks in various public settings. GPs are unfortunately not in […]
  • Mental Health Support
    Mental Health Support Local sources of support include: Qwell – Digital mental health and wellbeing platform including self-care resources, peer support and access to online counsellors https://www.qwell.io/ Gloucestershire Counselling Service […]
  • Cervical Screening Awareness Week
  • Spring Newsletter 2020
    News letter Spring 2020
  • Coronavirus
    Update 01/04/2020 Following the speech from the Prime Minister on March 23rd… Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus. This includes people of all ages […]
  • PPG Committee minutes Feb 2020
    PPG Committee minutes Feb 2020
  • Winter Newsletter 2020
    News letter Winter 2020
  • Smoking Cessation Support
    We are pleased to be able to offer in-house smoking cessation support with our trained advisor. Please contact Reception to book a consultation.
  • Delay to child flu
    Delay to child flu
  • Newsletter Autumn 2019
  • Thank You from Dr Pouncey
  • PPG Committee Meeting Minutes July 2019
  • Newsletter Summer 2019
  • Newsletter Spring 2019
  • Newsletter Winter 2019
  • PPG Committee Minutes October 2018
  • Newsletter Autumn 2018
  • Flu Clinics 2018
  • Opportunity to take part in Research
  • Newsletter Summer 2018
    News letter Summer 2018
  • PPG Annual General Meeting Minutes, May 2018
    PPG AGM minutes 2018
  • Newsletter Spring 2018
    News letter Spring 2018
  • How we use your information
    Privacy Notice Privacy Notice
  • PPG Annual General Meeting
  • Cancer Rehab Exercise Classes
    Cancer rehab class 2018 Stratford Park Leisure Centre, 2-3pm Please click on above link for more details
  • Improved Balance Classes
    Better Balance Class – Chalford Starts Thursday 12th April. Click on above link for more details.
  • Improved Access Appointments
    Extra GP appointments are available at GP Surgeries across the Stroud area. Ask at Reception for more information
  • Winter Newsletter 2018
    News letter Winter 2018 (2)
  • Surgery Closed for Staff Training Days 2018
    The Surgery will be closed for STAFF TRAINING on the following dates and times in 2018: 10th January (Wednesday):  1-3pm 22nd February (Thursday):  1-3pm 10th April (Tuesday): 1-3pm 6th June […]
  • Autumn Newsletter 2017
    Please Click Here to download the Autumn Newsletter.
  • Summer Newsletter 2017
    Please Click Here to download the Summer Newsletter.
  • Changes to Automated Telephone System
    Please Click Here to download the recent communication regarding the automated telephone system.
  • Spring Newsletter 2017
    Please Click Here to download the Spring Newsletter.
  • Autumn Newsletter 2016
    Please Click Here to download the Autumn Newsletter.
  • Would you like to help improve on-line health information in Gloucestershire?
    If yes, then please complete this on-line survey – it should only take 3 minutes!! We know that if you are living with a long-term condition, you will spend, on […]
  • Summer Newsletter 2016.
    Please Click Here to download the Summer Newsletter.
  • Choice+ Clinics
    June 2016 Choice+ Clinics Choice+ clinics are funded by the Prime Minister’s GP Access Fund to help people who need same day appointments. There is a Choice+ clinic in every […]
  • Spring Newsletter 2016
    Please Click Here to download the Spring Newsletter.
  • Winter Newsletter 2016
    Please Click Here to download the Winter Newsletter.
  • Autumn Newsletter 2015
    Please Click Here to download the Autumn Newsletter.
  • Summer Newsletter
    Please Click Here to Download the summer newsletter.
  • ASAP Campaign
    If you are ill or injured and are not sure where to turn, you can download the ASAP mobile phone App (ASAP Glos NHS) from the App store or search […]
  • NHS List Maintenance Project 2015
    NHS England – List Maintenance Project 2015 Document
  • Spring Newsletter
    Click here to view the Spring Newsletter.
  • Winter Newsletter
    Click here to view the Winter Newsletter.
  • Autumn Newsletter
    Click Here to View the Autumn newsletter
  • New Telephone Service FAQ
    Telephoning the Surgery 01453 883793 On 21st October 2014 Minchinhampton Surgery introduced a new telephone service: Patient Partner. This allows patients who want to use an automated service, to book, […]
  • Ebola Information
    Click Here to View the Ebola InformationPoster
  • Emergency Food For People In Crisis
    Stroud District FoodBank is an emergency food service for local people in crisis, please Click Here to visit their website.
  • Where To Access Cancer Services
    My Cancer Treatment is an interactive NHS website to help patients make informed decisions about where to access cancer services. Please Click Here to visit the website for further information.
  • Friends For You
  • Summer Newsletter 2014
    Please click the following link to view the Summer Newsletter 2014
  • Spring Newsletter
    Download Spring 2014 newsletter here
  • Minchinhampton Surgery Patient Participation Group (PPG) AGM
    Tuesday 13th May at 7.30pm in the Day Centre at Horsfall House This will be followed by a talk on Healthwatch Gloucestershire by Dr Claire Feehily
  • Patient Survey – 2014
    Patient Survey Results – 2014 Patient Survey Results Poster – 2014 PPG Meeting Minutes – Discuss Survey Results PPG Action Plan – 2014
  • SPAM EMAILS FROM NICE
    Please be aware that there are spam emails circulating supposedly representing the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) informing members of the public that their blood test results […]
  • Winter Newsletter
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  • Patient Alert! 22/11/13
    NHS England has been alerted to a recent incident where a patient was contacted by someone claiming to work at Bradford on Avon Health Centre in Wiltshire. The caller stated […]
  • How information about you helps us to provide better care
    Confidential information from your medical records can be used by the NHS to improve the services offered so we can provide the best possible care for everyone. This information along […]
  • News from the Surgery
    Thank you to all our patients who have been kind and understanding during the implementation of our new computer system. It has been a big project starting months before the […]
  • New Registrars and Practice Nurse
    The Surgery is delighted that Tracy O’Halloran started in May as our new Practice Nurse. Some patients may already know Tracy from her time as a District Nurse. Dr Tristan […]
  • Lost Property Reunited
    Are you missing a pair of glasses, a necklace, soft toy or scarf? We have a cornucopia of lost property we would like to reunite with its owners. If you […]
  • New Travel Health Clinic
    We are pleased to announce the start of a dedicated travel health clinic at the Surgery. The clinic is run by practice nurses Judith and Ros with Dr Pippa Xerri […]
  • Minchinhampton Surgery Patient Participation Group (PPG)
    The Surgery is indebted to the wonderful volunteers who provide the volunteer patient transport service. If you are a car driver and have some free time please do get in […]
  • BWel
    The Practice is taking part in a trial to assess the effectiveness of medical advice against a full weight loss programme in helping patients to lose weight. We are working […]
  • MMR
    As you may be aware, there has been an increase in the number of measles cases in the UK with some serious outbreaks. Measles is a serious, highly contagious and […]
  • Minchinhampton Surgery Charitable Trust supports Citizens Advice Bureau
    who continues to see clients at the Surgery on Thursday afternoons. Please ring the surgery or book at Reception to make an appointment.
  • We have now changed systems to SystmOne
    We have now changed systems to SystmOne. On SystmOnline, a patient logs in with a username and password. The SystmOnline username will be ‘Access ID_EMIS Access Practice ID’. The password […]
  • Patient Survey 2012/13
    Minchinhampton Surgery has again been trying to find out how we can improve our service to patients and also how patients feel about the surgery and staff. Our Patient Participation […]
  • News from the Surgery
    Dr Pippa Xerri is now a partner at the Practice working all day Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Her specialities are elderly medicine and women’s health.Registrars, Dr Emily Lake and Dr […]
  • Changes in the NHS
    Many patients will be aware that as a result of the recent Health Bill there are some significant organisational changes that will come into effect on 1st April 2013. Gloucestershire […]
  • Care Quality Commission (CQC)
    Like all GP Practices in England, Minchinhampton Surgery has registered with the CQC this year. This means the Practice has to comply with a series of standards and regulations and […]
  • Art
    Art sessions are continuing in 2013 with artist Sue Collins on a Tuesday morning. If you are interested in attending a session please discuss with your GP.
  • Minchinhampton Surgery Charitable Trust
    The Healthy Living Centre goes from strength to strength and runs every Tuesday from 10am to midday at The Hub at Minchinhampton Youth Club on Tobacconist Road. It incorporates a […]
  • Citizens Advice Bureau
    Stroud & District Citizens Advice Bureau are now seeing clients at the surgery on Thursday afternoons. Please ring the surgery or book at Reception to make an appointment. The Citizens […]
  • Stroud Food Bank
    The Surgery has recently become a referrer to Stroud Foodbank supporting local people in crisis. The Trussell Trust’s UK foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and communities to […]
  • Brainy App
    A brain health app has been launched in Britain by the Bupa Health Foundation and Alzheimer’s Australia. Based on latest research that links brain health and a reduced risk of […]

The surgery is open for pre-booked appointments only at the moment. Please contact us to make an appointment and we will be happy to help. Patients are requested to wear a face-covering when attending the surgery. PLEASE DO NOT TURN UP AT THE SURGERY WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT. We will continue to operate strict social distancing measures to ensure your safety and to protect our staff and any changes to our policy will be notified via the website and by text messages. Thank you.