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Power outage at Carters Green Medical Centre – 9:30am

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 9th August 2019
Unfortunately we currently have no power at Carters Green Medical Centre which is having an impact on our ability to answer calls and see patients. Our colleagues in our central telephony team have been diverted to other sites but it may mean that you are waiting slightly longer than usual for your call to be […]
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Help us to improve our website

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 5th August 2019
Until the end of August YHP will be running a short survey to get your thoughts as to how we can improve our website. It’s important that yhp.org.uk is a useful tool to help you to access the advice and information that you need, whenever you need it and on whatever device you’re using – […]
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Carters Green Medical Centre new build is underway

Carters Green Medical Centre new build is underway

  • Posted by yhpadmin
  • On 9th July 2019
Exciting times are ahead for patients of Your Health Partnership: Carters Green Medical Centre as work has begun on the new practice building. Located within the Sandwell Hospital site, the new purpose built facility will house twenty-two modern clinical rooms offering consulting and treatment space across two floors, including an adjacent Pharmacy. With an anticipated […]
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Important closure notice Thursday 11th July

  • Posted by Tom Finan
  • On 4th July 2019
On the afternoon of Thursday 11th July, 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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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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