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Our Blog

We hope you find some of our latest posts an interesting read. 

Alcohol, Drugs & Staff

By DocMehay | 15 Oct 2012

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…

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Sick Leave & Absence Policy

By DocMehay | 08 Oct 2012

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…

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Equipment

By DocMehay | 08 Oct 2012

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…

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Occupational Health – caring for our staff

By DocMehay | 03 Oct 2012

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…

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Practice Staff Appraisal & Learning Plans

By DocMehay | 03 Oct 2012

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,…

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Significant Event Reviews (SERs)

By DocMehay | 02 Oct 2012

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…

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Smoking Cessation Protocol

By DocMehay | 02 Oct 2012

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…

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Removing Patients from the Practice List

By DocMehay | 01 Oct 2012

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…

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Palliative Care Multi-team Meetings

By DocMehay | 01 Oct 2012

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…

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Basics & Essentials

We've picked some areas which we thing are important for all patients to know about or which patients commonly find confusing

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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.

Useful numbers

  • 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

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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!

 

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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.

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...

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Our Mission Statement
At Ashcroft Surgery, we simply believe in one thing....
'always trying to do the right thing'.  This means doing the
right thing for our patients, our staff, the community, the city,
the region, the nation and so on.
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