Welcome to Shaftesbury Medical Centre
From 1st October 2016, the surgery will open telephone lines from 8:00am.
The Surgery door will be open, as usual from 8:30am.
Therefore, you can call for an appointment from 8:00am.
Flu campaign 2016-2017
Dear patient, please call the Shaftesbury Medical Centre on 0208 423 5500 and book your appointment for the flu jab.
The date for September 2016 for Flu clinics, are as follow:
Wednesday 21st September 9:00 - 12:00
Friday 23rd September 10:00 - 13:00
Saturday 24th September 9:00 - 11:30
Wednesday 28th September 9:00 - 12:00 and 3:30-17:00
Welcome to Patient Access
Please contact the surgery and find the way of booking on-line appointments.
On-line service do not replace the traditional ways of contacting the GP practice, over the phone or in person. You can book and cancel appointments any time of the day, order your repeat prescriptions from home or at work, save yourself a trip to the GP practice.
There are currently three services available:
1. Booking appointments
2. Repeat prescriptions
3. Access to GP records
At Shaftesbury Medical Centre in Harrow the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient's healthcare. Our Doctors, Nurses and clinical staff run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.
BUILDING EXTENSION WORKS AT SHAFTESBURY MEDICAL CENTRE
To improve the facilities at the Surgery Building Work will start from 21st March 2016.
Unfortunately this will also mean no access to ground floor toilets.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our patients during this time.
This project has been supported and partially funded by NHS England's Transformation Fund.
You have the option to opt out of your name appearing on the LED screen. Please inform Reception if you wish to do so.
Shaftesbury Medical Centre can now send alerts and reminders about appointments via SMS text messages. If you would like to avail this option, please speak to Reception.
CARE QUALITY COMMISSION (CQC)
The practice had its inspection visit on Tuesday 17th December 2013 and was successfully found to be compliant. The Inspector spoke to both patients and staff about their experiences and roles. This is good news for both patients and staff !
Patient Participation Group
Please explore our Patient Group folder to read the minutes of previous meetings.
You will also find our sign up form, should you wish to get involved.
YOUR SURGERY NEEDS YOU!
OUR LAST PATIENT GROUP MEETING WAS HELD ON WEDNESDAY 19TH AUGUST 2015 AT THE SURGERY AT 5:30pm
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like.
Training and Teaching
Here at Shaftesbury Medical Centre we have a keen interest in the teaching and training of future healthcare professionals. Dr Musa teaches medical students from Imperial Medical School. Dr Nizamuddin teaches medical students from Royal London & St Bartholomew's Medical School.
We thank all the patients who have kindly agreed to participate in the teaching and training of our students. Consent will always be obtained from our patients and patient choice will be adhered to.
We have also been approved as a GP Training Practice by the London Deanery (Health Education North West London) to train qualified doctors training to become GPs. Dr Musa is the approved GP Trainer for the Northwick Park GP Training Scheme. Both Dr Musa and the Practice have to undertake re-approval visits periodically to maintain Training Status and ensure that standards are being met.
(Site updated 03/10/2016)