Practice News

New Members Welcome – Patient Group

Our Patient Group is now seeking new members.  If you want to know more about the work of the practice behind the scenes or want to support the practice to develop please join our Patient Group. No experience is necessary except being a Bruton Surgery patient, and age is no object as we welcome the... Read more »

Patient Newsletter

Our new Patient Newsletter is now available on our Patient Group page – we hope you find it an interesting read!

A message from our Patient Group

Your Patient’s Participation Group, that is those of us that represent a patient’s point of view to our Surgery, are really concerned about the way that some patients are behaving when they are in contact with our team at Bruton.

Hands Face Space Fresh Air

As we take the first steps out of lockdown, it is more important than ever to stick to the rules and remember the key behaviours of washing hands, wearing face coverings, making space and meeting in the fresh air to help stop the spread of COVID 19. All patients are asked to wear a face... Read more »

Second COVID19 Vaccinations

We are now starting to call patients for their 2nd dose COVID vaccinations. If you had your Pfizer vaccine in mid-January, you should receive a text from our colleagues at Millbrook Surgery or a phone call from us to book your appointment for your second dose in the next day or two. Clinics are Wednesday... Read more »

Introducing Birthday Recalls for Chronic Disease Management

From 1 April 2021, we are changing when we invite patients for their annual review of certain medical conditions to your birthday month. If you have a long term condition such as Diabetes or Asthma, you will receive an invitation to book your annual review with the practice during your birthday month either by text... Read more »

Covid-19 Plasma Donations requested

NHS Blood and Transplant are seeking plasma donations from patients who have had Covid-19 and are now recovering as part of a research project that could produce vital treatment to save more lives. All volunteers are welcome, but they are particularly seeking male patients aged 18-65 as they are more likely to have high levels... Read more »

Staff Training closures

The practice will be closed for staff training between 12.00noon and 3pm on selected dates during the year – a list of the dates are below. Requests for assistance can be submitted via AskMyGP and we will respond after we reopen, but will be prioritising medically urgent requests. During our closure, if you have an... Read more »