Repeat Prescriptions are Changing
From the 3rd December 2018 we will only accept prescription requests from you or your carer. Pharmacies will no longer be able to do this for you.
What do you need to do?
1. Order online through our website (after registration)
2. Visit the practice and order in person
3. Post your repeat prescription request to us.
Dr Luke's Retirement
On the 31st August, Dr Luke officially retired as a GP partner at Coachmans Medical Practice. We wish Dr Luke a very happy retirement. We are pleased to announce that Dr Luke will return on 1st October 2018 as a part-time salaried GP.
Welcome to Coachmans Medical Practice
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Flu vaccinations commence on the 24th September. For more information click here.
NHS 70th Birthday
On the 5th July 2018, Coachmans Medical Practice celebrated 70 years of the NHS. The surgery raised £50 for St Catherines Hospice and everyone enjoyed scones, biscuits and cake!
The Tilgate parkrun takes place every Saturday at 9am. It's a 5km run and free to join - all you have to do is register with parkrun before your first run. Everyone runs for their own enjoyment so parkrun is open to all, whatever your pace! For more information click here.
Surgery Christmas Closure
The surgery will be closed over the Christmas period on the following days:
Tuesday 25th December 2018
Wednesday 26th December 2018
Tuesday 1st January 2019
For more information of what to do when the surgery is closed, here.
New Cancer Support Page
Following a informative Cancer Research education meeting, we have a new page on the website aimed at providing services, support and advice to those affected by cancer. To view the page click here.
St Bernard Support, a charity that provides support and services to people affected by life affecting illnesses such as cancer and heart disease, is holding sessions on financial wellbeing for people with life affecting illnesses, their families and carers in Crawley. The sessions will cover a range of financial wellbeing subjects and are specifically tailored to the requirements of people with life affecting illnesses. The dates for the Crawley seminars are 18th and September and 18th December at 7pm in the Olive Tree Cancer Centre, Crawley Hospital, Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 7DH.
SBS Crawley Poster
***The practice received a GOOD rating from the CQC***
The practice was recently inspected by CQC ( Care Quality Commission ) and we are pleased to report that we received a GOOD rating from them. If you wish to see the report please click here .
*** New General Data Protection Regulations ***
The law for data protection changed in May 2018. For more information click here.
The Crawley practices are carrying out a Diabetes survey to help improve the service to local Diabetics. If you are Diabetic and wish to take part please go to : https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/s/CrawleyDiabetesGPServices/
Do you have any communication needs?
Read the following AIS Handoutand if you have any communication needs listed please let a member of staff know at reception.
Autism Support Crawley
Following the success of Coachmans Medical Practice Autism Awareness Open Afternoon on the 30th November and the completion of staff training, we are proud to announce that Coachmans is now an Autism Friendly Practice.
New Cancellation Line
You can now leave an appointment cancellation message 24 hours a day by dialing 01293 583320 and selecting option 2 to leave a message on the cancellation line.