Welcome to Blyth Road Medical Centre
We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
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.
Partners in Care
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
The surgery caters for patients with a disability. If you require these facilities please ask at reception. Facilities are also available for hearing aid users
The CQC make sure that hospitals, care homes, dental and general practices and other care services in England provide people with safe, effective and 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.
Blyth Road Medical Centre was inspected on 24 March 2015
It was recognised that some aspects were good, however we received an overall rating of
The practice recognises that this is a disappointing rating from the CQC. However, we are working with the CQC on an action plan with regard to the issues they have identified.
Click here to view our full report
NHS Friends and Friends Test
84% of patients would recommend us
Thank you to the 37 patients who completed the Friends and Family test last month. These patients were asked if they would recommend Blyth Road Surgery to their friends and family and these were the results:
We are listening to your feedback
You've been giving us feedback on your care and treatment. You told us:
During the period July to December 2015 87% of patients completing the Friends and Family survey stated they would recommend us to others.
You told us that you were happy with the service you received from the Doctors, Nurses and Staff. However, you found it difficult to get through on the telephone.
Some people thought it was difficult to get an appointment, yet others commented that there was always appointments available.
We're listening and this is what we're doing:
We are currently having discussions with Rotherham Clinical Commissioning Group about improving our telephone system and will keep you informed of the progress and outcome of this.
Appointments are available to pre-book and on the day bookings Monday to Friday. You can book an appointment by telephone, in person or do you know you can book your own appointment online? Please aks reception for a password (identificatin will be required for you to register for online services)
(Site updated 01/04/2016)