Welcome to The White Horse Medical Practice
If you need help from the surgery press the Engage Consult button below and choose Request Help From Surgery if none of the other options are more relevant.
Visit our Engage Consult online service to request help from the Practice and get a same day response during these daily Engage Consult request hours. Please note: we always accept administration requests throughout the week. This system cannot be accessed via patient access.
Guides on how to use Engage Consult can be found on our news page.
DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY IF YOU HAVE A NEW COUGH OR FEVER even if have booked an appointment. Follow the link above for instruction on how to self-isolate and ask for help.
If you need medical help you should still contact your GP practice, use NHS 111 online or call 111. If you are told to go to hospital it is important that you go to hospital. We’ll give you the care you need.
NOTICE TO PATIENTS
Following the latest Government Guidelines we will be running a reduced service until further notice in order to reduce the amount of patients entering the practice on a daily basis.
Services not available:
· GP Telephone Consultations
· Nurse Telephone Consultations
· Video consultations with some staffs
· Physiotherapy Telephone Consultations (Fridays only)
· Necessary Travel Consultations
· High Risk Cervical Screening
· Contraception Appointments
· Some wound dressings
· B12 Injections
· Essential Medication Monitoring Blood Tests
· Social Prescribing Telephone consultations
· Anti-psychotic Medication injections
· Denosumab Injections
· Prostap/Zoladex Injections
· Childhood Immunisations
· 8 week mother and baby check (to replace the 6 week check)
· Ultrasound Scanning
· Face to Face GP appointments for routine medical issues
· Routine Medicals (e.g DVLA, HGV, Insurance Medicals)
· Long Term Conditions Reviews
· Medication Reviews
· Routine Cervical Screening
· NHS Health Checks
· Hypertension Reviews
· Minor Surgery
· Joint Injections
· Clinical Research
· Routine Blood Pressure Checks (we encourage patients with blood pressure concerns to self-monitor at home)
· JR Audiology Appointments
· Hearing Testing
· Routine Doppler Testing
These measures are necessary to safeguard our most vulnerable patients.
The government guidelines are changing daily please look for updates on our Website www.whmp.co.uk and Facebook page @whitehorsemedical.
If you require a self-isolation Sick Note for your employer please DO NOT call the practice - please visit https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note/
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Neighbourhood Access Hubs
Our patients now have access to a doctor at the weekends and in the evenings. Neighbourhood Access Hubs developed by Principal Medical Limited (PML) on behalf of Oxfordshire practices, have extended their opening hours so that yet more patients can benefit from national GP Access funding (GPAF). Read more about this service here.
Training future General Practitioners
We are a designated training practice and have doctors who will come to learn from us. These doctors will be fully qualified and will see patients independently. Their consultations may recorded. These recordings are viewed for educational purposes and will be destroyed after a year (you will be informed if your consultation is going to be recorded and will have the option to decline).
Our Patient Access Service allows you to view some of your information online such as immunisations, test results and re-order your prescription. If you wish to BOOK A TELEPHONE TRIAGE CALL ONLINE please use the ENGAGE CONSULT icon at the top of the page.
Once registered with Patient Access you will have access from your PC, tablet or smartphone, 24hours a day, 7 days a week to:
How to Register
register online and be provided with personal login details. This will enable you to set up 1 appointment. When you next visit the practice you can bring in photographic ID which will allow the practice staff to enable access to further services.
At the Health Centre - take ID to reception and complete an application form. You will be given your ID which will enable you to set up your login details and password
(Site updated 06/07/2020)