IMPORTANT PATIENT NOTICE
WEDNESDAY 16th OCTOBER THE SURGERY WILL CLOSE AT 13:00 AND RE-OPEN AT 08:00 THURSDAY 17TH OCTOBER 2019
THIS IS TO ENABLE YOUR GP AND STAFF TO ATTEND MANDATORY TRAINING.
IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE A LIFE THREATENING MEDICAL EMERGENCY CALL 999
FOR EMERGENCIES PLEASE CALL
WALDOC ON 01922 501999 BETWEEN 13:00 AND 18:30
CALL NHS 111 BETWEEN 18:30-08:00
LITTLE LONDON SURGERY IS STRIVING TO INCREASE TRAINING, LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT FOR GP’S AND PRACTICE STAFF WHICH WILL ENABLE THEM IN TURN TO CONTINUE TO PROVIDE THEIR PATIENTS WITH THE BEST & MOST UP-TO-DATE MEDICAL SERVICES
Flu Clinics 2019
You can now book in to receive your Flu Jab, please contact us to arrange an appointment.
Patients who are entitled to book are:
- Pregnant women
- People aged 65 and over
- A person with Diabetes
- A person with a BMI over 40
Or if you have a long-term condition of the following:
- Astham / COPD patients
- Heart patients
- Brain or nervous system
- Immune system
Try the new NHS App
You will soon be able to use the new NHS App, a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet.
You can use the NHS App to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more.
If you already use online access you can continue to use it. You can use the NHS App as well.
For more information go to www.nhs.uk/nhsapp
App to replace paper maternity notes
From Tuesday 7 May 2019, women who attend a new antenatal booking will no longer receive handheld maternity notes.
Women who want access to their notes will need to download the ‘Maternity Notes’ app. Benefits of the app include:
- Week-by-week overview of baby’s development
- Easy access to appointment notes
- Access to information and other guidance
- Notification of upcoming events (appointments, scans, blood tests etc.)
- A personalised birthing plan
- A diary where women can record thoughts and feelings
Click here to download an information leaflet.
Please contact reception Little London Surgery for further details
Click here to download this information
Are you taking gabapentin or pregabalin?
(Lyrica, Alzain, Neurontin)
The law is changing from 1st April 2019 and Pregabalin and gabapentin are being reclassified as controlled drugs.
Your GP and local pharmacy will ensure you continue to get the medicines you need. Please remember to order your medicines in good time.
To find out more about these changes click here.
Doctors Running Late
We sometimes receive complaints about doctors running late and patients having to wait for their appointments. We appreciate that this is frustrating for everyone involved so please allow us to inform you what you can do to help us, yourselves and other patients.
Click here for more information
Click here to download our leaflet 'How We Use Your Information'
Do you have diabetes?
Do you have a smart phone?
Download the free Walsall Diabetes & Me App
It provides lots of information and guidance about diabetes in a quick and easy to navigate format. Articles include;
- how to monitor your blood glucose levels
- how to reduce your risk of complications
- tips when food shopping and
- where to go for help
The app also helps you keep track of test results from your annual reviews including: HbA1c, blood pressure, cholesterol and BMI. All data is stored securely and locally on your device.
The more knowledge you have about diabetes, the more successful you are likely to be in managing your condition.
Electronic Prescription Service (EPS)
Click here for an information leaflet on EPS and how to find them in a number of languages by using the 'translate' button at the top of the page
Click here for more details regarding The Electronic Prescription Service (EPS).
Click Here To Download the Urgent Care Leaflet (.pdf)
Telephone (01922) 622898
Fax (01922) 623023
Alternate Telephone Number (01922) 628280
Surgery Opening Times
The surgery is open from:
08.00 – 18:00 Monday - Friday.
Telephone lines are open daily between 08:00 - 13:00 and 15:50-18:00.
This website has been designed to tell you about the practice and the services that we offer. Please read it carefully. We trust that you will find it helpful and informative.
The Practice is pleased to provide patients with access to its Clinical System via a Secure Web Interface.
You can book and cancel your appointments, request repeat medication and view medical records on line. To do this you need to register with the practice and obtain a password to enable you to access this service. Once your registration account is created you will need to come into the surgery with your passport or driving licence so that your account can be activated you will be able to use the system to book and cancel appointments, request repeat medication and view medical records as required. Please complete an application form available from reception.
If you already have your password then you can click the link below to access Patient Access.
About the Practice
Little London Surgery is a purpose-built building which has been extended over the years to provide a greater range of services. We aim to offer you a pleasant and welcoming atmosphere with access, parking and facilities for the disabled.
We hold a General Medical Services (GMS) contract to supply NHS services with NHS England Jubilee House, Bloxwich Lane Walsall, WS2 7JL.
This surgery website is used to present all our patients with up to date news and information about our practice. We will keep it current with any developments or other details that we feel are relevant to you. Have a look around our website and please do send us some feedback. We can use your thoughts to improve our online services & further develop the website to make it more useful for our patients.
The practice catchment area is shown on the map page. We also have a detailed street map displayed in the surgery.
We are part of the Walsall Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) which is part of the NHS.
Car parking is available in our car parks in front of and adjacent to the surgery.