Patients in Sunderland will be able to access NHS urgent care services more simply and closer to home after 1 August 2019.
From 1 August 2019, the best way to access NHS urgent care services will be to contact your GP practice or local pharmacy, or call NHS 111 when they are closed.
Urgent care is for minor injuries or illnesses which need medical attention the same day, but are not serious enough for the Emergency Department.
From 1 August 2019, these will be the main urgent care services for patients in Sunderland:
To find out more, please visit www.sunderlandccg.nhs.uk.
The surgery will be closed on the following 2 dates for bank holidays:
NHS England require that the net earnings of doctors engaged in the practice is publicised and the required disclosure is shown below. However, it should be noted that the prescribed method for calculating earnings is potentially misleading because it takes no account of how much time doctors spend working in the practice and should not be used to for any judgement about GP earnings, nor to make any comparisons with other practices.
The average earnings for GPs working in the Hetton Group Practice in the last financial year ending in 2017/18 was £70,946 before taxation and National Insurance. This is for 1 full time GP, 8 part time GPs and 2 locum GPs who worked in the practice for more than 6 months.
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