Welcome to Portland Medical Practice

Summer Bank Holiday Closure

We are closed Monday 29th August 2022 

If your require urgent medical attention when the surgery is closed, please call 111 or OurNet on 01922 501999. OurNet offer appointments 7 days a week


BOOK YOUR FLU & AUTUMN COVID BOOSTER NOW

 Eligible for a Flu Vaccine, you can now book your flu and Autumn covid booster

 Clinics currently available on the following dates:

  Saturday 17th September

Tuesday 20th September

Wednesday 21st September

Friday 23rd September 

Please call the surgery on 01922 450950 to book


The eConsult service is open from 7am to 7pm Monday to Friday.

To access support after hours please call 111. 

What does Portland Medical Practice actually do all day long

We are aware of the debate about access to general practice. It may help to know what general practice does during a typical day.

On Wed 27th Oct 2021 we asked staff to record what they do. These are some of their tasks. You can see there is lot's going on.

  • 217 test results received
  • 92 telephone consultations
  • 13 care home residents seen
  • 25 referral letters transcribed
  • 226 calls received
  • 22 email/SMS consultations
  • 2 GP registrar's supervised
  • 251 prescriptions processed
  • 26 flu vaccines
  • 5 medical students trained
  • 73 face to face consultations
  • 5 baby immunisations
  • 130 clinic letters scanned, coded and reviewed

We are working hard, and we are working beyond our capacity.

Please be patient with our team - they are doing a brilliant job. If mistakes occur, we will correct them. We do not accept aggression towards any of our staff. Let's work together in these difficult times. We appreciate your support. Thank you.

COVID-19 & VISITING YOUR GP SURGERY

Due to the increase of positive covid cases we kindly ask patients/visitors attending Portland Medical Practice to wear a face covering. This is for the safety of our staff and vulnerable patients. Thank you for your co-operation

 If you test positive for COVID prior to attending your appointment, please contact the practice to see if it is necessary to attend your appointment or whether alternative arrangements can be made.



BOOK YOUR FLU & AUTUMN COVID BOOSTER NOW

Eligible for a Flu Vaccine, you can now book your flu and Autumn covid booster

Clinics currently available on the following dates:
• Saturday 17th September,
• Tuesday 20th September,
• Wednesday 21st September
• Friday 23rd September

Please call the surgery on 01922 450950 to book

Information from the Care Quality Commission

Our practice is inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to ensure we are meeting essential standards of quality and safety.

This widget provides a summary of the results of the latest checks carried out by the CQC.

The practice would like to thank the various advertisers who have helped to produce this Website. However, it must be pointed out that the accuracy of any statements cannot be warranted, nor any products or services advertised, be guaranteed or endorsed.

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