Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
You should only leave the house for very limited purposes:
Important - These reasons are exceptions – even when doing these activities, you should be minimising time spent outside of the home and ensuring you are 2 metres apart from anyone outside of your household.
There is separate advice about staying at home if:
Do not leave your home if you have either:
To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay at home.
Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.
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Rectory Meadow Surgery, School Lane, Old Amersham, Bucks, HP7 0HGTel: 01494 727711
Have Your Say to Improve your Care - We would like your feedback on the care we give you anytime you visit the surgery. Please click on "Take the Patient Survey" on our home page to take the "Friends and Family Test"
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We're the Rectory Meadow Patients Group - a communication channel between the Practice staff and patients. We're developing a partnership between the staff and patients to improve the quality of service provided. Read here how we relate to FRIENDS and other group activities at the surgery: Three Patient Groups.pdf
We meet face to face every three months but, if you’re busy with work and family, we also welcome members who prefer to contribute by email and text.
We’d love to have your suggestions on NHS changes and what’s happening locally. You can download our Invitation to Join PPG, print it out, complete it and return it to the Practice.
The Patients Group committee will use your email address to keep you up to date with new things happening at the surgery. Your details will not be used for any other purpose.
Meeting notes, eBulletins, Healthwatch, Timeline
Recent and upcoming events
Newsletter Winter 2020
The information you supply us will be used lawfully, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. The Data Protection Act 1998 gives you the right to know what information is held about you and sets out rules to make sure that this information is handled properly.
We act as a communication channel between the Practice staff and patients. We aim to develop a sense of partnership between the staff and patients to improve the quality of service provided at Rectory Meadow Surgery.
Develop ways of improving health and wellbeing in the population of our Practice
Collect Patient opinions and experiences to help the Practice evaluate its services
With the help of the Practice, link those in need of advice or support with agencies that can assist
Work with the Practice to conduct and respond to surveys or consultations and communicate this to the Patients
Contribute to the Practice Newsletter on a quarterly basis reporting our activities
Exchange knowledge with other Patient Groups
20.08.19 Slides GM
20.11.2018 Slides GM
20.11.2018 Minutes GM
15.05.2018 Slides Healthwatch
15.05.2018 General Meeting minutes
15.05.2018 Minutes 2018 AGM
15.05.2018 Chair report
08.02.2017 Health Apps
What young people want
Photographs for reception
Our Timeline May 2017
How to optimise a healthy lifestyle, cope with long-term conditions, support for body and mind, and much more
Rheumatology Wednesday, 28 March 2018
Arthritis? Osteoporosis? Other diseases of the joints, muscles, ligaments and tendons?
Are there effective treatments for these diseases?
Dr Malgorzata Magliano, Consultant Rheumatologist with Bucks Healthcare Trustand Georgina McMasters - the Local Patient Champion
Dr Chris Foote - Conversations about Dying
An Evening Learning about Prostate Health and Medical Detection Dogs. Mr Neil Haldar, Consultant Urologist.
Dr Carter gave a presentation on Dementia. Please Click here for a copy of her presentation.
Some snaps from the meeting, the Minutes are in the Meeting Archive
Top left: Gordon Barratt, Nicola Lester, Peter Metcalf
Top right and bottom left: Nicola Lester
Middle left: Graham Cook
Bottom right: Chris Purves
Young Patients Survey
In these times of rapidly changing technology and society, what do young patients want from their GPs and how best can this be delivered?
Rectory Meadow Patient Group with students from Challoners’ schools in Amersham have just completed a project to answer these questions. Our aim was to deliver evidence-based recommendations to local surgeries to improve their service for young people.
You can read the report here
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