CORONA VIRUS INFORMATION
An intercom system is in operation to the entrance of Newton Heath Health Centre. All patients over the age of 4 years will need to wear a face covering on entering the building.
Should you require proof of exemption from wearing a face covering for shops, supermarkets or on public transport please visit the following link to download a badge to your mobile phone or to print an exemption card:
Click on the image for more information - Manchester Residents
Click on the image for more information - Oldham Residents
DO NOT COME TO THE SURGERY IF YOU HAVE A COUGH OR TEMPERATURE OR LOSS OF TASTE /SMELL: FOR ADVICE CONTACT NHS111 USING THE LINK BELOW or call 119
All face to face appointments have been moved to telephone consultations. You will be offered a telephone consultation with the doctor or nurse in the first instance and they will decide if you need to be seen via video link or need to come to the surgery to be seen in person. Please ring the surgery at 9:00 (Mon-Friday) or use the link on-line consult link below)
If you are struggling to get through on the phones during this busy time please complete our online consult form https://www.online-consult.co.uk/org/newton-heath-health-centre
Please do not come to the surgery to order your prescription. Please either order your prescription by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or use the on-line consult link (see below).
When ordering your prescription please provide the Surgery with the name and address of your preferred Chemist so that your prescription can be sent directly to them
If you are having problems ordering your prescription please ring the surgery.
(Site updated 25/06/2020)
Welcome to Dr Ahmed's Surgery
Newton Heath Health Centre
We now offer online access to appointments, prescriptions and On-line Consultations Click the picture for more informational summary!
BOOKING OF ONLINE APPOINTMENTS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
Patient Access means that you can now book GP appointments, order repeat medications and view your medical summary (current medications, allergies and immunisations) online.
To read more about Patient Access and to find out how to register for these online services, click here.
For frequently asked questions about the online booking system, click here.
BOOKING OF ONLINE APPOINTMENTS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS ______________________________________________________________________
Would you recommend our practice to your friends and family?
Friends and Family Test Results
Here are the results of our recent CQC inspection!
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) published an inspection report on the 23rd of July 2015. The report follows a comprehensive inspection by the CQC in June 2015.
The CQC rates NHS services by classifying them as Outstanding, Good, Requires Improvement or Inadequate against five criteria including whether services are safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led.
We are pleased to say that we have been rated as 'Good' in all categories by the CQC.
Nation Diabetes Audit: helping to improve diabetes care.
This GP Practice is taking part in an important national project about diabetes care and treatment in the NHS. The project is called nation the Nation Diabetes Audit (NDA)
To take part, your GP practice will share information about your diabetes care and treatment with the NDA. The type of information, and how it is shared, is controlled by law and enforced by strict rules of confidentiality and security.
Taking part in the NDA shows that this GP practice is committed to improving care for people with diabetes.
If you do not want your information to be used, please inform the receptionist, your GP or Nurse. This will not affect your care.
More information is available - please ask a member of staff for a leaftet.
Public Health England
GP Patient Survey - Results
The GP Patient Survey is an independent survey run by Ipsos MORI on behalf of NHS England. The survey is sent out to over a million people across the UK. The results show how people feel about their GP practice.
Dr Ahmed would like to thank all the patients who participated in this survey. We appreciate your time in commenting on the service provided by Dr Ahmed Newton Heath Health Centre.
See the results online of the survey by clicking on the above picture or here.
Affected by cancer? We need you!
Have you been affected by cancer either as a patient, carer, relative or friend? Would you be interested in helping us? There are lots of ways to get involved.
Together Macmillan Cancer Support and the NHS in Manchester are working with cancer patients and carers, Manchester City Council and St. Ann's Hospice to improve cancer care.
It's called the Macmillan Cancer Improvement Partnership and we want you to be part of it.
If you have been affected by cancer and live in Manchester we would like you to help us redesign and improve cancer care services in the city.
For more information call a member of our friendly team on 0161 765 4324, email us at email@example.com, or visit www.southmanchesterccg.nhs.uk/MCIP, or pick up an MCIP leaflet (collect from GP reception).
Want expert health advice and treatment without an appointment?
Your local pharmacist provides expert self-care advice and treatments for a range of common illnesses from acne to warts and most ailments in between. A free* and confidential service with no appointment needed. Ask a member of staff for more information.
Before you visit your GP - Think Pharmacy!
*medication provided for free if you do not pay for NHS prescriptions
Welcome practice website!
At Dr Ahmed's Surgery we aim to provide a high standard of medical care in a friendly and professional manner. We hope that you can help us achieve our aim by browsing through our new website and following the suggestions made to ensure that appropriate services can be provided when you most need them.
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.
The health centre has suitable access for the disabled.
(Site updated 13/10/2020)