You said, we did; text message appointment reminders are back!

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 28th May 2019
We have received lots of feedback from our patients and colleagues about the need to offer a text message reminder for appointments. The ability to interact with our patients via text message has been around for a number of years and each of our practices offered this historically. Since we merged as one practice and […]
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On your marks, get set…

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 7th May 2019
A team from YHP are taking part in the Great Birmingham 10K 👟 on the 26th May in support of the Midlands Air Ambulance 🚁 Each year they need to raise in excess of £9 million to operate their 3 air ambulances across 6 Midlands counties and can be the difference between life and death in the most […]
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practice mindfullness in May

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 1st May 2019
Download the latest ‘What’s on guide’ for Wellbeing in Sandwell. The Kaleidoscope Plus Group are a local charity establised in 1973 who work to promote and support positive health and wellbeing. They provide a range of services and facilities across Sandwell. For more information visit them at www.kaleidoscopeplus.org.uk
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Cervical Screening appointments now available to book online

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 26th April 2019
Regular cervical screening is recommended for anyone with a cervix between the ages of 25 and 65 and is recognised as one of the best ways to prevent cervical cancer. You told us that it can be quite daunting to book these appointments so to try and make things easier, appointments from the 1st May […]
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You said, we did; introducing new menu options to our telephone system

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 15th April 2019
Here at YHP we are constantly looking at ways to improve the service that we offer; we know that some things are easier to fix than others! One area in particular that people talk to us about is our telephone system; you will no doubt be aware that that we switched to our new provider […]
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Important closure notice Thursday 11th April

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 1st April 2019
On the afternoon of Thursday 11th April, GP practices across Sandwell will be closed for training purposes. It’s really important that we keep our clinical and non-clinical teams up to date with the latest guidance and training so that they can continue to offer the best care to our patients. Therefore all YHP practices will […]
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Goodbye Dr Lennie

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 18th March 2019
After 30 years of service to the public, the last 14 of these with Regis Medical Centre and then Your Health Partnership, Dr Jo Lennie is finally hanging up her stethoscope and retiring from practice at the end of March.  Jo joined the practice in 2007 and quickly established herself as a well-respected member of […]
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YHP snaps up community award for partnership working

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 12th March 2019
YHP, working in partnership with Agewell have received local recognition for their efforts to support patients who have received a recent diagnosis of Dementia. Since January 2018 Regis Medical Centre has been hosting the ‘Kingfisher Buddies’; a group of patients and their carers who have been invited to take part in a six week programme […]
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Appointment shortage today (Wednesday 20th Feb) at Whiteheath Medical Centre

  • Posted by yhpadmin
  • On 20th February 2019
Good morning. Due to an exceptional combination of leave and sickness, there are a limited amount of available appointments at Whiteheath Medical Centre today. Remember there are a number of different ways that you can seek medical advice: Self Care Advice Visit our Self help section. Pharmacies Your local Pharmacist will be able to assist […]
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Important closure notice Tuesday 19th February

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 11th February 2019
On the afternoon of Tuesday 19th January, GP practices across Sandwell will be closed for training purposes. It’s really important that we keep our clinical and non-clinical teams up to date with the latest guidance and training so that they can continue to offer the best care to our patients. Therefore all YHP practices will […]
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