Medical Receptionist required
Competitive salary and benefits package
Approximately 22 to 25 hours per week
Fleet Medical Centre is a large, dynamic and well respected GP practice. We are looking for a Medical Receptionist to join our team. The practice has recently engaged with extended access projects increasing our opening times to 8am to 8pm daily and we need to recruit more staff to help support these longer working days.
Primary Care is changing - and general practice is an integral part of the future. Providing great patient care remains at the heart of everything we do at Fleet Medical Centre. We believe in strong clinical and management leadership with a clear emphasis on teamwork and adaptability to ensure a happy working environment and good work-life balance.
We offer the following to the successful applicant:
- A modern purpose built premises with an established motivated administrative team
- Innovative team structure including a Director, senior and junior managers and diverse administration team
- NHS Pension scheme and 5 weeks annual leave plus 1 day for your birthday each year plus bank holidays
- A diverse patient community within a generally affluent geographical location
- Opportunities to undertake training and be involved in a wide mix of skills and tasks
Our practice has nearly 15,000 patients serviced by an experienced team of Partners, Salaried GPs, Practice Nurses and AHPs, supported by an Urgent Care Team. We pride ourselves on our use of information technology, we have a team of motivated and experienced administration and management staff and embrace our local community via an engaged virtual Patient Participation Group.
Last year we obtained ‘GOOD’ CQC status.
We will interview and assess applicants upon application so the closing date (Sunday 15th September) may conclude early if the right candidate is found. For more information or an informal discussion or visit, please contact Debbie Maguire, Reception Manager, Fleet Medical Centre on 01252 619000 or via email@example.com. We look forward to receiving your application.
In line with NHS Policy we will be required to undertake pre-employment checks and obtain two references
Important Information if attending Aldershot Centre for Health
Hospital Hill in Aldershot will be closed for three weeks, from Monday, August 5th, to Sunday, August 25th, for resurfacing works to take place.
Aldershot Centre for Health will remain open during this time, although access will be via Queens Avenue.
A shuttle bus service will span the interrupted section of the normal bus route.
Please use the following link for more information https://www.northeasthampshireandfarnhamccg.nhs.uk/news/723-hospital-hill-closed-august-5th-to-25th
Welcome to Fleet Medical Centre
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New Text Messaging Service
The Practice is Currently trialling a new Text Messaging Service called accuRx. The message will have a header titled accuRx and will be signed from Fleet Medical Centre.
Think 3 Before GP
Prescribing of over the counter medicines is changing - click here to read more.
We would like to thank all of our patients who have been so welcoming to our medical students. This is a very important role for the practice in the development of future GP’s.
If you do have concerns or feel uncomfortable with a medical student sitting in on your consultation please see reception before your consultation. There is no obligation to have a student sit in your consultation and any decision to decline is respected without question.
Thank you once again for your support,
The Fleet Medical Centre Team and Medical Students
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Prescription Newsflash - Important Information regarding the Prescription Service and changes to over the counter medication.
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New Newsletter Winter 2019
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Fleet Medical Centre Welcomes Everyone.
If you are Homeless, an asylum seeker or refugee you are entitled to healthcare treatment. If you know anyone without a fixed address they can still be seen at Fleet Medical Centre. Everyone is entitled to immediate and necessary treatment. Ask at the main reception for further details and a temporary resident form.
Infection control statement
This annual statement will be generated each year in November in accordance with the requirements of The Health & Social Care Act 2008 code of practice on the prevention and control of infectious and related guidance. It summarises:
- Any infection transmission incidents and any action taken (These will have been reported in accordance with our Significant Event procedure).
- Details of any infection control audits undertaken and actions undertaken
- Details of any risk assessments undertaken for prevention and control of infection
- Details of staff training
Any review and update of policies, procedures and guidelinesInfection Prevention and Control (IPC) LeadFleet Medical Centre has two leads for Infection Prevention and Control: Dr Nina Durasamy (Lead & Senior Partner) Sister Sue Twibill (Lead Nurse).The IPC Lead is supported by James Perrin (Practice Director) and Stephen Wells (Assistant Practice Manager)
Infection transmission incidents (Significant Events)
Significant events (which may involve examples of good practices well as challenging events) are investigated in detail to see what can be learnt and to indicate changes that might lead to future improvements. All significant events are reviewed in the monthly Quality Meetings with all clinical members of the practice.In the past year there have been no significant events relating to infection control.
The practice has recently engaged with the CCG to gain an independent inspection and audit of the infection control of the practice, this was conducted on the 14th November 2018 and we are awaiting the full results of this audit. These results will be published and an action plan created of any improvements that are required following this audit.
All staff, clinical and non-clinical complete online training provided originally by eLearning for health, further training will be provided by Blue Stream Academy for the year of 2019
Cervical Screening Awareness
This year, NHS England South are supporting Jo's Cerivcal Cancer Trust, to help raise awareness of cervical screening.
Being screen regularly is important as this means any abnormal changes in the cells of the cervix can be identified at an early stage and, if necessary, treated to stop cervical cancer developing.
For more information on cervical screening, visit NHS Choices.