Welcome to Cowfold Medical Group
The Surgeries in Cowfold and Partridge Green provide the highest quality healthcare to patients in the West Sussex area. Our doctors, nurses and all our other staff are dedicated to offering a professional service and we hope this surgery website will help keep all our patients up to date with news and information about our practice.
As well as a source of information about our practice, the staff and the services we provide, we hope you will use this website as a useful resource for other health-related information. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like. We can use your ideas to improve our online services and further develop the content of this site.
You will also be able to access any surveys we are running via the website.
Click below to take the Friends and Family Test.
On line appointment booking is now available for G.P. appointments. Please go to the appointments page for more information
We would like to invite Patients to join a Patient Representative Group and help us improve the services we offer.
Please see our "Patient Representitive Group" tab on the right hand side of your screen.
ACCESSIBLE INFORMATION STANDARDS: DO YOU HAVE ANY COMMUNICATION NEEDS?
To enable us to improve communication with our Patients and to ensure that you can read and understand the information we send to you please let us know if:
- You need Information in braille, large print or easy read
- You need a British Sign Language Interpreter or advocate
- We can support you to lip read or use a hearing aid or communication tool
- You have any other communication/information needs
Please tell the Receptionist and complete the relevant form so that we can note your records accordingly.
SURGERY AND DISPENSARY CLOSURE
PLEASE NOTE THAT COWFOLD AND PARTRIDGE GREEN SURGERIES AND DISPENSARIES WILL BE CLOSED FOR STAFF TRAINING FROM 12.30PM ON WEDNESDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2016 AND WILL RE-OPEN AT COWFOLD AT 8.00AM ON THURSDAY 10 NOVEMBER 2016 AND AT PARTRIDGE GREEN AT 8.15AM
IF YOU REQUIRE A DOCTOR IN AN EMERGENCY PLEASE TELEPHONE IC24 ON
0845 145 0121 IF YOUR CALL IS BETWEEN 12.30PM AND 6.30PM
NHS 111 IF YOUR CALL IS BETWEEN 6.30PM AND 8.00AM THE FOLLOWING MORNING AND IC24 ON 0845 145 0121 IF AFTER 8.OOAM
WHEN THE SURGERY IS CLOSED AND IF YOU NEED A DOCTOR IN AN EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL 01403 864204 AND LISTEN TO THE WHOLE OF THE MESSAGE.
ALTERNATIVELY IF YOU ARE CALLING BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 6.00PM AND 6.30PM OR 8.00AM AND 8.30AM PLEASE CALL IC24 ON: 0845 1450 121
IF YOU ARE CALLING BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 6.30PM AND 8.00AM PLEASE CALL
COWFOLD MEDICAL GROUP: FLU VACCINATIONS 2016
If you are eligible for a free flu vaccination please make an appointment in one of our flu clinics.
PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL NEED TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT FOR ONE OF THE CLINICS AS WE WILL NOT BE RUNNING WALK-IN CLINICS THIS YEAR AND WE WILL NOT BE SENDING REMINDER LETTERS
Details of the Clinics in NOVEMBER are as follows:
Thursday 3 November 11.30am-1.00pm
Thursday 10 November 12.10pm-12.50pm
Thursday 17 November 11.00am-11.30am
Tuesday 22 November 5.20pm-5.50pm
Tuesday 1 November 12.20pm-12.50pm
Tuesday 8 November 11.30am-12.00noon
Tuesday 15 November 11.30am-12.00noon
Tuesday 22 November 11.30am-12.00noon
Tuesday 29 November 11.30am-12.00noon
If you are already attending the Doctor or the Practice Nurse for a Clinic or Treatment Room appointment, they will vaccinate you at this time to avoid you having to book a separate flu appointment
Please avoid telephoning/contacting the Surgery early in the morning or on a Monday, as these times are very busy at the Practice
Please arrive at the correct time of your appointment to avoid congestion in the car park and waiting room. If you DO NOT wish to have a vaccination, please ask at reception about signing a disclaimer form.
MINOR INJURIES UNITS
A MINOR INJURIES UNIT IS AVAILABLE AT HORSHAM HOSPITAL AND IS OPEN
MONDAY TO FRIDAY: 9.00AM TO 5.00PM
THERE IS ALSO AN URGENT TREATMENT CENTRE AT CRAWLEY HOSPITAL WHICH TREATS MOST INJURIES OR ILLNESSES WHICH ARE NOT LIFE THREATENING
THE CENTRE IS OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK
ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY
PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY UNLESS IT IS A MEDICAL EMERGENCY AND IS LIFE THREATENING
(Site updated 01/11/2016)