Welcome to Blaydon GP surgery
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SURGERY HAS CLOSED TEMPORARILY AND IS OPERATING FROM CRAWCROOK SURGERY and ROWLANDS GILL SURGERY. If you need to contact us please use Blaydon GP Surgery telephone number as usual. Please DO NOT attend the surgery unless you have been advised to by the surgery staff. If you have appointments booked (other than telephone consultations) the staff will contact you over the next few days. Please ensure we have your current contact details, especially mobile phone numbers, up to date.
If you require general advice please telephone the surgery or use the econsult button below
For information on coronavirus (covid-19) please click on the link below
Here is a video about accessing healthcare during the pandemic
If you are looking for advice and information about specific health conditions and covid 19 please click the image below
For the latest surgery information and advice, including fit notes during isolation, please click here
Update from MIND
Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, we are temporarily accepting self-referrals from clients registered with a Gateshead GP. Please see the link below to our website for details. This link can also be used by patients who wish to self refer.
MIND counselling services
Further services and information:-
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 http://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/
NSPCC helpline: 0808 800 5000 If you are worried about a child, even if you are unsure, contact NSPCC professional counsellors for help, advice and support
Childline 0800 1111: Offers free,confidential advice and support for any child 18 years or under, whatever the worry
MIND: Mental Health Support with specific advice on 'Coronavirus and your wellbeing'. www.mind.org.uk
YoungMinds: Supporting children with young people an their parents/carers with their mental health and wellbeing. Specific advice on managing self isolation and anxiety about coronavirus http://youngminds.org.uk
ICON: Babies cry: You can cope. http://iconcope.org/
Our Practice is highly patient focused and we have a multidisciplinary approach to patients’ health care. We aim to deliver the best for our patients by combining the skills of the practice team with other health and social care workers in the community.
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.
Practice Extended Hours Service
We are delighted to offer our patients appointments with Dr Akhtar on Thursday evenings 6pm-8pm and Saturday mornings 9am-1pm commencing Thursday 28th September 2017. Please call reception to book your appointment.
Latest Fair Processing Notice for Blaydon Practice below, please click on link
CBC Health Ltd has adopted the guidance issued by NHS Digital in relation to the use of your information during the Covid-19 outbreak, and will process confidential patient information in line with the notice served under Regulation 3(4) of the Health Service (Control of Patient Information) Regulations 2002 (COPI), which states:
The health and social care system is taking action to manage and mitigate the spread and impact of the current outbreak of Covid-19. Action to be taken will require the processing and sharing of confidential patient information amongst health organisations and other bodies engaged in disease surveillance for the purposes of research, protecting public health, providing healthcare services to the public and monitoring and managing the Covid-19 outbreak and incidents of exposure.
Covid-19 and your information
FPN-Patient data- GDPR Blaydon V6
How the NHS and Care Services use your information
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Information
For information regarding Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening you may find the following video useful. Just click on the link below to view.
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Information
(Site updated 27/05/2020)