The practice has two surgeries, at Mill Road, Ecclesfield and Remington Avenue, Parson Cross.
There are around 8144 patients registered with approximately a 70:30 split between both sites, our main surgery at Ecclesfield having the larger number of patients, where all our administration work is handled.
There are currently 4 GP partners & 5 salaried GPs providing a total of 40 clinical sessions per week. We are a practice which is registered to train medical students.
Practice staff comprise of 1 Practice Manager, 1 Business Manager, 5 Practice Nurses, 1 Health Care Assistant, 1 phlebotomist, 2 Clinical Admin Co-ordinators, 2 Medical Secretaries, 1 Senior Receptionist, and 10 Receptionists.
When the surgery is closed, our out-of-hours service is provided by the Sheffield GP-collaborative. Patients who dial the main practice telephone number will be given the opportunity to transfer their call to this service for urgent advice.
Our attached staff consist of Health Visitors, District Nurses and Midwives. We also provide in-house physiotherapy services from both our sites and have a counselling service at Margetson surgery.
There are a number of elderly persons homes covered by the practice and demographics indicate around 25% of our population are aged 65 or over. Many of these either live alone in their own homes or in one of the many residential homes the practice also provides services for.
The practice welcomes new patients who live within our practice boundary and patients wishing to register can if necessary, confirm at reception whether or not they do live within the designated area.