Category Archives: News

Important Medication News March 2019

IMPORTANT PRESCRIPTION NEWS FOR ANYONE PRESCRIBED SCHEDULE 2 AND 3 CONTROLLED DRUGS Previously controlled drugs were printed and had to be collected from the practice, this is changing very soon. These medications will be able to be sent electronically with … Continue reading

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Our work with Cancer Research UK

  The practice was introduced to Cancer Research UK by the commissioning group.  This was an city wide initiative to look at ways of using data from patient referrals, symptoms leading to a referral and diagnosis to find trends/patterns which … Continue reading

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Newsletters

newsletter jan 2019 winter newsletter 2018       CQC Outcome: GOOD OVERALL We achieved GOOD for Safe, Effective, Caring, Responsive and Well Led.   The staff have all worked extremely hard to improve ratings this year and we are … Continue reading

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CQC Outcomes

CQC Inspection Outcome:   We are delighted to announce the practice has been awarded an overall rating of GOOD in all areas following our recent CQC inspection.  A summary is given below: Hylton Medical Group Good Overall summary & rating Good … Continue reading

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Practice Performance

KPIs in General Practice Key performance indicators otherwise known as KPIs can help a practice define and measure progress towards its operational and organisational goals. One of the challenges with performance management is selecting what to measure, however, as the … Continue reading

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NEWS

11.7.2017 8.05am  IT System Issue Sunderland IT Networks are currently down, we are experiencing slow clinical systems with limited access for ordering tests and accessing other systems. Please bear with us while the IT department reinstates full usage. We will … Continue reading

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Friends and Family Test

The Friends and Family Test (FFT) is an important feedback tool that supports the fundamental principle that people who use NHS services should have the opportunity to provide feedback on their experience. It asks people if they would recommend the … Continue reading

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Children’s Safeguarding and ONLINE Safety

To report a concern about a child or adult please follow this link for details. For information on how to speak with your children about being safe please click on the link: NSPCC Underwear rule Parents guidance on keeping children safe whilst … Continue reading

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Practice News

10 insider tips you didn’t know about your GP NEWS UPDATES ***IMPORTANT NOTICES*** MEDICINE SICK DAY RULES When you are unwell with: Vomiting & Diarrhoea for more than 24 hours STOP taking the medicine listed below. Restart when you’re well (after 24-48 hours of eating and … Continue reading

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