The practice is booking appointments for the seasonal influenza vaccination! If you are over 65, pregnant or in at risk group (such as Diabetes, CHD, Renal conditions, MS etc) Please book an appointment. If you are unsure please ask.
We are pleased to welcome to our Clinical Team -
Dr Mandeep Dhami MB ChB, DRCOG, MRCGP - Dr Dhami qualified with us in 2012 and has returned to work at Spa on several occasions during the past 5 years. We are now pleased to welcome him back as a permanent member of our Doctor Team, working on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursday.
The Practice would like to welcome our new Healthcare Assistant - Bethanne Manton. She is working with the nursing team every day alongside Caroline Allen.
Droitwich Spa AGEUK Winter Warming Event on 20th January 10am to 1pm
Organisations taking part include :
Worcestershire Association of Carers
Droitwich Spa Council for Voluntary Services
Barclays Bank Droitwich Spa Knitting Circle Droitwich Spa Older People's Forum and many more
Christmas Cards Sale and Soup and Refreshments available. Please visit The Olive Branch Community Centre, Winnetts Lane, Ombersley Street East
Free Basic Life Support Training at Droitwich Medical Centre
Droitwich AED are running free Basic Life Support training for members of the public.
If you are interested in receiving this training or have any questions please do not contact the surgery but please email Peter Richards at
Droitwich.AED@talktalk.net or mobile 07957214101
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Improved Appointment Availability
We are pleased to announce improved appointment availability for our working patients. We recognise it can be difficult for patients with work commitments to get into surgery during normal opening hours. To help with this the Droitwich GP practices offer Saturday morning appointments from 8 a.m. until 12 noon.
These appointments can be with a Doctor or with a Healthcare Assistant for your blood tests or NHS Healthchecks.
Please ask if you would like to book in for one of these appointments.
This service is provided with the support of the government’s NHS GP Access Fund, working in conjunction with SW Healthcare Ltd.
The practice is proactive in charity events. Recently Dr Steven took part in the Worcester Half Marathon on 17th September 2017 and raised £150 for the Samaritans.
In October we are took part for Wear it Pink day to raise money for Breast Cancer research and raised £40!
Practice Phone Options
Please be aware the practice phone options have changed to –
Press 1 – For immediate medical attention, to speak to the care navigator or you are a healthcare professional who needs to discuss an at risk patient
Press 2 – For appointments, home visits, general and prescription queries
Press 3 – For the Secretaries, IT Team or Management team.
Wychavon District Council in partnership with Worcestershire County Council have developed a Health and Wellbeing Plan for the district. The aim is to promote, encourage and support partners to deliver programmes that contribute to healthier lifestyles in the Wychavon area.
Please click on the link https://ylyc.worcestershire.gov.uk/ for Worcestershire is full of information and advice about how people can stay well and independent - and plan for their long-term future. The website helps people find out about support available in the community, and about all kinds of care services for older people and adults with disabilities.
You can also access Health and Wellbeing information here, which includes information about alcohol, being active, dementia, diabetes, healthy eating, loneliness, mental health, smoking and more. If you would like to speak to someone about health please contact the Health Improvement Co-ordinator for Wychavon, Clare Charlton on 01386 565182 or email email@example.com
Hellos & Farewell
The practice welcomes Dr Amrit Kundra (male) and Dr Georgia Birch (female) as our new trainee doctors.
We say goodbye and good luck to Dr P Godbole
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