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The following website provides excellent advice on wearing a mask and potential exemptions. It also allows you to print an exemption card to meet your needs. We would encourage all patients to wear a face mask wherever possible, if you feel you are unable to then please take the steps outlines on the website. https://www.keepsafe.org.uk/mask  

The practice has received many enquiries regarding whether or not Dr Summers is retiring. We would like to inform patients that Dr Summers is still a member of our team, he is no longer a partner of the practice but will continue as a part-time salaried GP.  He has reduced his working week to 1 full day and 2 half days. Dr [...] Continue reading →

Below are a list of Local Support Groups in the Redcar/Cleveland area: Carers Together: 01642 488977 Cruse Bereavement Care: 0808 808 1677 Sexual Health: Redcar & Cleveland Community Heart, Ridley Street, Redcar, TS10 1TD. 03003 301122 MIND: 0300 123 3393 Talking Therapies: http://wecantalk.org Addaction: 161 The High Street, Redcar, TS10 3AN.  03003 033781 Breathe Easy Redcar & East Cleveland support [...] Continue reading →

THE CLINICIANS AND THE STAFF OF THE COATHAM SURGERY ARE NATURALLY VERY DISAPPOINTED ABOUT THE CQC REPORT. WE ARE EAGER TO ADDRESS THE CONCERNS WHICH HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED. WE ARE COMMITTED TO PROVIDING HIGH STANDARDS OF PATIENT CARE, WE WILL WORK COLLABORATIVELY TO RESOLVE ALL OF THE ISSUES RAISED AND WE ARE DETERMINED TO RELENTLESSLY PURSUE A CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT OF [...] Continue reading →

As of the 1st November 2019 Dr Summers has decided to step down as a Partner of the Practice and has now become a salaried GP under the GP retention scheme. This has resulted in him reducing his availability at the practice but is still committed to providing care to the patients of Coatham Surgery. As a result  the partnership [...] Continue reading →

From the 2 September 2019 you will no longer be able to order prescriptions from your pharmacy. Ordering of prescriptions will have to be placed directly with the surgery. Options:   Register for SYSTEMONLINE  You can register for this service by simply bringing photo identification to the reception and the member of staff will sign you up for this service [...] Continue reading →

DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES THE URGENT CARE WALK-IN SERVICE WILL BE SUSPENDED FROM THE 13 MAY 2019. THE SURGERY WILL BE REVERTING BACK TO SAME DAY APPOINTMENTS THAT CAN BE BOOKED FROM 8AM THAT DAY. WE ARE SORRY FOR ANY DISRUPTION AND INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.

Coatham Surgery will operate an Urgent Care Walk-in Service during the mornings for registered patients only. The service is intended to treat new or urgent medical conditions which require medical attention on the same day. It is not a replacement for self care or intended for routine care, complex/multiple medical issues or emergencies. It is also not suitable for your [...] Continue reading →

Information about your health and care helps us to improve your individual care, speed up diagnosis, plan your local services and research new treatments. In May 2018, the strict rules about how this data can and cannot be used were strengthened. The NHS is committed to keeping patient information safe and always being clear about how it is used. You [...] Continue reading →