Important Announcement - Merger of Practices
It was with great
excitement and enthusiasm that in September of this
year, the partners of Ivybridge Medical Practice, The
Ridgeway Practice and Plym River Practice, announced
that we intend to merge into a single organisation.
The new medical practice will come into being
in April 2014. We are keen to keep our patients
abreast of the merger plans at all times. By means of
a monthly newsletter, updates on the website and
personal correspondence, we will share our endeavours.
We would value any feedback and input from patients,
either in writing to the appropriate practice manager,
via suggestion boxes in reception or through the
click here to download our second
feedback form, please
click here to download.
to the Ivybridge Health Centre Web Site. We as a practice
offer a wide range of local NHS services. We have a host of
expertise in all areas, with our Doctors, Practice Nurses,
District Nurses, Midwives and Health Care Assistants working
together to form a complete team.
This Web Site has been designed for you, the patient and also
for the general public. We hope that you find it easy to use
and informative. If you have any suggestion, please do let us
From this web site, you can find out information about the
surgery 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Not only that, but you can also request your repeat
prescription! Just click on 'Request prescription' above and
you will be taken to a form. Fill the form in, click request
and your prescription request will be sent to us directly at
the surgery! It's no different to popping your re-order slip
into the box in reception.
do hope you enjoy your visit to the website. Please do let us
know of any comments you may have.
Our new web site is now up and running
Dr Gary Davies is to take part in the London Marathon 2014 running 26
miles in order to raise money for the National Deaf Childrens Society.
Deaf children can be vulnerable to isolation, abuse, bullying, poor self
esteem and low levels of achievement.
Dr Davies is looking to raise
as much support as he can. Any donation will be greatly appreciated and will
go towards making a difference.
to make a donation.
Click here to visit
the National Deaf Childrens Society webpage to find out more.
Patients will be receiving or
will have received information through the post regarding the NHS HSCIC Care
This programme is intended to allow information to be used
beyond the direct care of the patient for research purposes.
It is important
that you read and understand what care data is. You can opt
out, but you will need to tell us.
As a practice we
are obliged to allow the extraction of data unless you specifically opt out.
Therefore patients will need to make an informed choice and let us know
before 1st August 2014.
To opt out, please either
visit us and fill out of form available in reception, or contact us through
For more information on care data, please