We have been looking at how we can improve access to Practice services; DoctorLink is our new online service where you can:
Access advice on your symptoms- Sign-up is simple and you can create an account here: https://app.doctorlink.com/ashvillemedicalpractice/register
The symptom assessment will ask you a number of questions to help to identify your problem.
The outcome of your assessment will direct you to the right treatment, whether emergency care, your GP, nurse or self-care.
The information you provide will be shared with our clinical team (where appropriate) and will assist in providing robust information of your problem to the required clinical team member to assess the next steps if applicable.
Corona Virus Vaccine
All patients wishing to have the Covid vaccine will now need to either ring 119 or visit the following website: www.nhs.uk
If yo have an appointment booked at the surgery for your 2nd Astra Zenica vaccination this appointment will still go ahead
Please note: Ashville Medical Practice do not control the availability of the appointment slots and locations for 119 and are not able to book a COVID Vaccination you. With immediate effect we will no longer be contacting patients to book their covid vaccination,
Demonstrating your Covid-19 Vaccination Status When Travelling Abroad
Please do not contact your GP surgery about your COVID-19 vaccination status. GPs cannot provide letters or certificates showing your COVID-19 vaccination status.
Please click on the link below for further information
How to show your COVID Vaccination Status
Bank Holiday Closing Dates 2021
Monday 3lst May 2021
Monday 30th August 2021
Monday 27th December 2021
Tuesday 28th December 2021
The practice closes from 12pm on the second Thursday of every month for staff training. The training dates for 2021 are:
13th May 2021
10th June 2021
8th July 2021
12th August 2021
9th Sept 2021
14th October 2021
11th November 2021
9th December 2021
Extended Out of Hours Appointments with GP's or Advanced Nurse Practitioners
I- Heart Barnsley 365
More choice to access evening and weekend appointments with GP's and ANP's.
This is a free NHS service and you do not need to register, and is available to anyone who is registered with a GP practice in Barnsley.
Please click on I Heart opening times below for details of how to book an appointment
Telephone 01226 242419
IHEART Opening times
If you cannot attend your appointment for any reason, please let us know as soon as possible, giving at least 24 hours notice. We can then offer the appointment to some-one else.
The practice has implemented the following Did Not Attend Policy (DNA) DNA Policy
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The technology also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
(Site updated 23/06/2021)