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Important notice for our patients

Updated on 21st August 2018 at 3:48 pm

Unfortunately, the Rothbury Practice is currently short of routine GP appointments due to two of our regular GP’s long-term sickness, our GP registrars (trainees) completing their training and nursing sickness. We apologise for any inconvenience this is causing. We continue to provide ‘same day’ appointments for any urgent problem that cannot wait for the next routine […]

Introducing your care navigators

Updated on 22nd May 2018 at 5:23 pm

Members of the practice team are trained as care navigators to help you get the help and support you need, first time. Read more here.

Help us improve

Updated on 5th December 2017 at 12:30 pm

Your feedback is very important to us as it helps us deliver the right care to our patients. We would be grateful if you could take a minute to let us know how we could improve – please click here.

Improving our clinical system – what it means to you

Updated on 15th August 2017 at 12:00 pm

We have recently changed our clinical system to one that is used widely across other local healthcare services.  This new system will help improve how our healthcare professionals share important information to benefit your care. We wanted to make you aware of some temporary changes as we safely change our systems over: Routine appointments–  we […]

Public consultation about Rothbury Community Hospital

Updated on 21st March 2017 at 11:10 am

The CCG ran a public consultation on some proposed changes at Rothbury Community Hospital from 31 January to 25 April 2017. The proposal is: Permanent closure of the 12 inpatient beds and shape existing health and care services around a Health and Wellbeing Centre on the hospital site. http://www.northumberlandccg.nhs.uk/get-involved/RCHconsultation/

Rothbury Practice joins forces with Northumbria Primary Care

Updated on 26th January 2017 at 2:51 pm

The Rothbury Practice in Northumberland is set to become the sixth GP practice in the North East to become part of a pioneering new partnership between Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and local GPs. From 1 February 2017, The Rothbury Practice will become part of Northumbria Primary Care Ltd (NPC) – a wholly owned subsidiary […]

Detailed Access to Patient Online

Updated on 31st March 2016 at 4:56 pm

From 31st March 2016 you will be able to request online access to your Detailed Coded Record at The Rothbury Practice. This is for patients who are already registered for Patient Online Service and for new patient wanting to register. All new patients requesting access to the Patient Online Service will be asked if they […]

Proposed relocation of the Rothbury GP practice to Rothbury community hospital and FAQs

Updated on 3rd December 2015 at 4:06 pm

As you may be aware, the patient population of the practice has expanded over the last few months and years and we are now really struggling with space.  Our current GP premises are becoming increasingly unfit for purpose with limited access to ground floor clinical rooms being a constant concern. Alongside this, the GP practice […]