SOCIAL PRESCRIBING

Social Prescribing is a means of enabling GP’s, nurses and other primary care professionals to refer patients to a wide range of local, non-clinical services. Walking for Health – no booking required -All ages and abilities welcome -Beneficial for everyone whether it be a health problem or lo...

GP earnings

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (eg average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. However it should be noted that the prescribed method for calculating earnings is potentially misleading. It takes no account of how much time doctors ...

Supply of medicines

At times there are problems with supplies of some medicines across the UK and this can be worrying for some patients. Shortages can be caused for many reasons, but they are usually short term and the medicine will quickly return to normal stock levels. Occasionally, for a smaller number of produc...

Urine Samples

The practice will only test urine samples that have been requested by a clinician. Please do not hand in samples if they have not been requested.
About Alnwick Medical Group

About Alnwick Medical Group

Alnwick Medical Group is a large 7 partner practice covering Alnwick and its surrounding villages that launched in Summer 2017 from the merging of The Bondgate Practice and Infirmary Drive Medical Group. The practice covers a large geographical area of rural Northumberland, incorporating Bamburgh...
HEALTHY LIVING

HEALTHY LIVING

These eight practical tips cover the basics of healthy eating, and can help you make healthier choices. The key to a healthy diet is to: Eat the right amount of calories for how active you are, so that you balance the energy you consume with the energy you use. If you eat or drink too much, […]...