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Practice Leads Doctors: Pardip Sandhu Admin: Chris Rushton Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 Introduction 1.1 This Policy should be seen in the context of promoting the general, health, safety and well-being of all practice employees and encouraging, and as far as possible creating a caring environment which minimises work…Read More
Downloads & Links What to do when a doctor calls in sick – including prioritising, locums etc. Practice Leads Admin: Chris Rushton Date Reviewed 1st March 2017 Date of Next Review 1st March 2019 This is the practice policy for the provision and management of any practice employed staff absence booking/occurrence. Expert HR advice will…Read More
Practice Leads Admin: Chris Rushton Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 All staff need to be aware that any equipment fault or concern MUST IMMEDIATELY be reported to the Practice Manager or Assistant Practice Manager. The practice completes annually via an external supplier annual inspection and calibration of equipment. This…Read More
Practice Leads Nurse: Zoe Booth Admin: Chris Rushton Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 The practice uses the BRI Occupational Health service to deliver all employee health needs as an employer. This includes: Advice and support – which is easily accessible to all GPs and their staff. Advice about how…Read More
Downloads & Links Admin Appraisal Form Nurse Appraisal Form Practice Leads Doctors: Ramesh Mehay Nurse: Zoe Booth Admin: Pam Brown Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 As well as providing good clinical care, we hope that our practice is also a good learning organisation in which our staff trust, care,…Read More
Downloads & Links Ashcroft’s Significant Event Proforma Practice Leads Doctors: Ramesh Mehay & Pardip Sandhu Nurse: Zoe Booth Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 Ashcroft Surgery is committed through its friendly, supportive and collaborative culture to provide an environment where staff can feel they can raise concerns or explore areas of…Read More
Practice Leads Nurse: Chantelle Kerin (HCA), Rachael Tempest (HCA) Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 Aims of the service To provide a dedicated smoking cessation service which is readily accessible to all smokers wanting to quit, thereby contributing towards the national targets for smoking cessation as laid down in the…Read More
Downloads & Links Patients who do not turn up for appointments – our policy Patients who show unacceptable behaviour – our policy Practice Leads Doctors: The whole doctor team Admin: Chris Rushton Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 Occasionally it will be necessary to remove patients from the practice list…Read More
Practice Leads Doctors: Ramesh Mehay Admin: Chris Rushton Date Reviewed 6th July 2016 Date of Next Review September 2017 Ashcroft surgery, as part of its weekly PLT programme, holds a bi-monthly multidisciplinary team meeting in which palliative care patients are discussed. The session is attended by the practice’s GPs, Nurses, District Nurses and a MacMillan nurse. The outcome of the…Read More
Basics & Essentials
We've picked some areas which we thing are important for all patients to know about or which patients commonly find confusing
Counselling, Psychological Therapy & Other Useful Numbers
These organisations are here to help you. Please consider giving them a call. They'll be delighted that you did.
Want to see a counsellor?
Do you have and want help with either your mood, nerves, stress, phobia or any other life situation? Now you can see a counsellor directly without having to see your GP. Counsellors can help with all sorts of problems including anxiety, panic attacks, depression, relationship issues, sleep problems, phobias, difficult/challenging life events, mid-life crises, post-natal depression/anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and health anxiety.
- Bradford Bereavement 01274 771 545
- Citizens Advice Bureau 0344 245 1282
- Debt Centre (National) 0808 808 400
- Guide-Line (12.00 – 21.00) 01274 594 594
- Mind Centre 01274 730 815
- Samaritans 01274 547 547
- First Response 01274 221 181
Alcohol & Smoking
Did you know the latest research says it is NEVER too late to give up; even if you're more senior in years! When you want to stop, remember we are here!
Do you need help with Alcohol?
At Ashcroft, we provide an Alcohol Service every Tues 9-1130am run by an Alcohol Health Care Worker called Tamara Paul. Patients can refer themselves. Simply ring or email Tamara herself or ask a person on reception at Ashcroft to book you in. Tamara is happy to see patients who are social drinkers, dependent drinkers, binge drinkers and ex-drinkers.
- Ring her on 07702900654
- Email: Tamara.Paul@bradford.nhs.uk
Do you need help to Stop Smoking?
If you are thinking about or wanting to stop smoking, please ask one of our receptionists to book you with a smoking cessation advisor.
Remember - stopping smoking AT ANY AGE has big benefits. Smoking contributes strongly to lung disease, heart disease and some cancers.
Thing about stopping - it's one of the biggest things you can do for your health!
What's On in Bradford?
Here are some things happening in Bradford that you might want to explore further.
Activities, Groups & Walks in Bradford
Here are some activities, groups and walks that are happening in the Bradford and surrounding areas. Click on a link. We will try our best to keep this page up to date.
- Activities & Groups that meet in the Bradford Area
- Walks in the Bradford Area
- The Diva Website - one of the best websites which tells you about all sorts of activities, groups and events in the Bradford area. It's an incredible site! There are two areas on this website that patients will find really helpful. Click on the links below to go directly to them..
Fun things & Events in Bradford
Life is for living! Did you know that there's lots to do in Bradford and the surrounding areas. And there are new events every week - and many are free! Click on a link below to explore...
- things to do in west yorkshire on tripadvisor
- www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com - okay, it's the coast, but still...