New Extended Access
WHAT IS GP EXTENDED ACCESS?
Extended hours access provided by GPs, Practice Nurses, Paediatric Nurses and other clinicians both inside and outside of core General Practice opening hours in Kettering.
Available as follows:
- 16.00 - 20.00 Monday to Friday
- 08.30 - 12.30 Saturdays
- 08.30 - 12.30 Bank Holidays
All appointments will be located at:
121 Lower Street
HOW DO I BOOK AN APPOINTMENT?
Please call Burton Latimer Medical Centre and ask the receptionist to book you a GP HUB APPOINTMENT at Prospect House. The service may also be offered to you proactively if you are calling for a regular GP or nurse appointment.
- Only patients who have an appointment will be seen.
- This is NOT a walk-in service.
- On-line appointment booking will not available.
Please ensure your contact details are up-to date with your practice so that you can take advantage of this service.
HOW DO I CANCEL A GP HUB APPOINTMENT?
If you no longer need your hub appointment please call 01536 723566 before 6pm to cancel your appointment.
It is important to cancel any unwanted appointments so that they can be made available to others.
WILL I SEE MY OWN GP?
The GP Hub will be staffed by GPs and Practice Nurses from local practices. If you would prefer to see your usual GP or Practice Nurse, please book an appointment with your own surgery during their normal opening hours.
WHO CAN USE THE GP HUB APPOINTMENTS?
If you are registered with a GP practice within Kettering you will be able to book appointments at the hub via your GP practice. These appointments will be of particular help to patients:
- Who finds it difficult to attend an appointment during the working day
- Who are working parents with children
- Who are reliant on working carers to take them to appointments
Please note: The community GP Hub appointments are for routine general practice issues and not urgent care. If urgent care is required please call the NHS 111 service for advice.
WILL MY MEDICAL RECORDS BE AVAILABLE?
To provide the safest and highest quality of care your full clinical record will be available to the GP Hub clinicians. However, you will be asked by the Clinician to give consent before they access GP medical record. Notes of your consultation will be sent back to your own GP electronically to ensure that your records at your registered GP practice are kept up to date.
CAN THE GP HUB ORDER BLOOD TEST AND OTHER INVESTIGATIONS?
The GP Hub clinicians will only be able to view your previous test results, but will not be able to order new ones unless it is particularly urgent. If the Clinician feels you need an investigation, they will make a recommendation to your usual GP practice.
CAN I BE REFERRED INTO ANOTHER SERVICE?
Routine referrals will not be made directly from the GP Hub. If a routine referral is required, the Clinician will write to your GP practice requesting that they review the referral request.
WHERE WILL I GET MY PRESCRIPTION?
A number of pharmacies operate extended opening hours within Kettering and you will be advised which ones are open when you are issued with a prescription.
CQC Report - 2017
Following our inspection, we are pleased to report that the Practice has been rated as 'Good' across all 11 of the inspection areas.
Please go to the CQC tab on the left hand side to read the full report
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 team is committed to providing high quality care at our surgeries in Burton Latimer and Finedon, both of which have suitable access for disabled patients.
We offer a wide range of medical services including health promotion and screening as well as diagnosis and treatment of illness. We hope you will find the practice friendly and sympathetic to your needs. We have a well trained team of doctors, nursing and administration staff to help us provide a high standard of care.
Burton Latimer Medical Centre
Higham Road, Burton Latimer, Northants, NN15 5PU
Telephone: 01536 723566
Fax: 01536 420226
Branch Surgery - Finedon Health Centre
Regent Street, Finedon, Northants, NN9 5NB
Telephone: 01933 680223
Fax: 01933 680786
Patients that had previously registered with our Emis on-line System please contact the surgery to obtain a new log-in ID and password to access SystmOnline.
Dr C Spencer
Dr R Child
Dr A Raja
Dr T Rose
Dr R Robinson
Dr T Aziz
Patients are able to see a particular practitioner if they so wish.
Drs Spencer, Child, Raja and Rose practise together as a non-limited partnership.
The practice welcomes new patients who live within the practice area (See Practice Map).