IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS
27th January 2023
- As you may be aware, primary care services are provided by your practice on a fixed-length contract. NHS Mid and South Essex recently ran a comprehensive procurement process to identify a long-term provider of primary care services for your practice when the current contract ends on 31 March 2023.
- This procurement process has now ended, and we are pleased to inform you that a provider has been identified to deliver services to you.
- The mobilisation process for this new arrangement will now begin. This process will not affect your services and you can continue to be able to make appointments as normal.
- You will not be required to re-register with the new provider and your care records and ongoing care needs will automatically transfer to the new provider from 1 April 2023.
NHS Mid and South Essex Integrated Care Board
COVID Vaccination Clinics
Please be advised that the Stifford Clays COVID Vaccination Hub has now closed.
For information on your nearest COVID Vaccination Walk-In Centre or to book an appointment to get your COVID Vaccination done, please click on the links below –
PATIENT NOTICE - SPOTTING THE SIGNS OF SEPSIS IN CHILDREN
Sepsis in children, is a rare complication of infection but can be treated effectively with antibiotics if caught early enough. There are a number of signs if you know what you are looking for and knowing what these are can be reassuring for parents and may avoid unnecessary A&E attendance.
Warning signs in children with a fever include abnormal drowsiness, rapid breathing, a rash that doesn’t fade when you press it and mottled pale skin, please watch this short 4 minute video, it could be a lifesaver.
The click the picture below to view information on the signs of sepsis in children.
Welcome to Oddfellows Hall Health Centre and St Clements Health Centre
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.
The Care Quality Commission
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) are the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England.
The CQC make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and encourage them to improve.
They monitor, inspect and regulate services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety and publish what is found, including performance ratings to help people choose care.
You can submit feedback about your care to the CQC through their website by clicking on the button below –
Please contact the Reception/Administration team at the surgery to advise them of any additional support you may require with your communication needs.
(Site updated 27/01/2023)