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Derwent Practice


From 1 October 2018, the practice provides routine patient appointments outside of core hours:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday up to 8pm.

Saturday and Sunday mornings from 8am.

Please contact reception for more information.

Extended access appointments can also be booked at:

- Ampleforth and Hovingham Practice, telephone 01439 788215

- Sherburn and Rillington Practice, telephone 01944 710226

Flu Campaign 2018-2019

There are 2 flu vaccines for adults which will be available for our patients this year.

  • Patients aged 18-65 years will receive Quadrivalent vaccine.
  • Patients aged over 65 years will receive Adjuvanted Trivalent vaccine (aTIV).

Derwent Practice will be following the guidelines from NHS England and will be offering these to our patients as we receive delivery of them throughout September, October and November.

The delivery to us is going to be phased this year and as such we are following the guidance from NHS England and will offer the aTIV (over 65 years) to patients at a higher risk first and then subsequently as the vaccines are delivered to the next groups of patients.

The process this year will be quite different to how we have previously delivered the flu vaccine at Derwent Practice.

Patients will receive notification via text, letter or on their repeat prescription when they are eligible to book for a flu vaccine.

Please see the link below for the Delivery Guidance from NHS England:

Flu Programme 2018-2019 Delivery Guidance

Practice Privacy Policy

Please find below links to our Practice Privacy Policy documents:

Derwent Practice Privacy Policy

Derwent Practice Child Information Poster

Derwent Practice Information Poster

Derwent Practice Subject Access Request Form

One Click Away

Convenience doesn’t stop there and you can now access a number of services online. Ordering a repeat prescription or booking an appointment are both just a click away. To access these services for the first time, you will need to call in to reception to collect a login form.  You will need to bring with you two forms of ID (one must contain a photograph and the other must have proof of address).

Surgery Closed for Protected Time for Learning

The Practice is supported by Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group to provide and facilitate  important  training and learning events for practice staff to help them keep up to date with relevant information to carry out their job and continue to deliver the services at the practice.

When the surgery is closed, there will be an On-Call service running during these events and these dates will be displayed in the surgery premises, on the main entrance door, main reception areas and on the Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group website.

Please remember to collect repeat prescriptions outside of these times and any test results will be available the following day after 2pm.

The practice will be closed from 12.30pm on the following dates:-

 Thursday 15 November 2018

Tuesday 28 February 2019

In cases of medically urgent problems, please phone the surgery and your call will be forwarded onto the On-Call GP service.

Named GP

Please note that all patients are allocated a named accountable GP.  If you are unsure which GP you are allocated to please contact Reception and they will be able to inform you.

NEW PATIENTS: to start your registration process online please CLICK HERE

To accept your registration we will need to see two form of ID (one must contain a photograph and the other must contain proof of address)

(do not use this form for registering for online prescriptions appointments etc.)

Patient Online Access

In response to NHS England's Patient Online Programme 'Improving Patient Experience' we are now offering On line Services to patients.  For more information about the Patient Online Programme visit:

Patients have been telling us that they want to be offered more convenience, choice and control in how they access GP services.  If you wish to, you can now:

Book appointments on line

Request repeat prescriptions for any medications you take regularly

Amend/update your contact details

View test results

View elements of your medical record

(Site updated 11/12/2018)
For appointments and prescriptions please use the Online Services link above. Alternatively, just click here.
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