Cale Green Surgery
20 Meyer Street
Patients can be seen in 4 consulting rooms, there is a shared reception and waiting area, a disabled toilet. Administrative accommodation and a staff room with kitchenette.
Externally, the practice has a car park with 4 car parking spaces. Patients can access the practice via a ramp at the front or rear entrance.
Under the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (The Care Quality Commission (Registration) Regulations 2009 Part 4), the registering body (Dr Tomalin) is required to provide to the Care Quality Commission a statement of purpose.
Provide a high quality of medical care incorporating effective Clinical Governance and evidence based practice
Within the resources available to us our purpose is to provide patients registered with the practice a high quality of personal health and to seek continuous improvement in the health status of the practice population.
We aim to achieve this by developing and maintaining a content practice which is responsive to patient’s needs and expectations and reflects whenever possible the latest advances in Primary Health Care.
Dr Rachel Tomalin – MBChB, MRCGP, DRCOG
Dr Jennifer Hill – MBChB, MRCGP
Long Term Locum GP
Dr Hugh Bilbey – MBChB MRCGP
Deborah Wilks – RGN
Jennifer Fard – RGN
Health Care Assistant
The practice covers Cale Green, Edgeley, Shaw Heath, Great Moor, Davenport, Offerton, Adswood and Cheadle Heath.
The provision of medical checks and general medical services through daily routine and urgent appointments, home visits as required and all associated administration.
Are worked on all weekdays except Thursdays and Bank Holidays from 7.30am – 8.00am. The surgery is open five full days a week with no lunchtime or half day closing except for a half day Wednesday once a month for staff training. Out of Hours is covered by our local provider Mastercall Out Of Hours Service.
This encompasses a wide range of conditions which require long term treatment and care. Our priority is to ensure this care is on-going and appropriate; to this end we shall endeavour to review patients’ medication on an annual basis. Diabetic, Stroke, CHD and Respiratory appointments are available each day with the doctors or nurses.
Our nurses provide, smoking cessation advice, cervical screening, NHS checks, phlebotomy service, well person checks, ecgs, cervical screening, routine child immunisation and adult vaccination, travel advise and immunisations. Blood pressure monitoring and spirometry is also undertaken for other practices within Stockport.
Antenatal clinics are held by the community midwife with post natal care provided by the doctors.
Baby clinics are carried out by a GP with support from the nursing team.
This includes joint injections done by the practice doctors.
We endeavour to treat all our patients to the best of our ability and to do this with dignity, respect and honesty. All staff at the practice are committed to delivering a high quality service. We ask all patients to highlight any concerns and these are addressed professionally.
The practice aim is on building and maintaining a strong relationship between patients, all healthcare professionals and outside agencies as we feel this is essential to the way we work. This is especially so in the management of on-going problems or long-term illness we encourage patients to continue seeing the same doctor or nurse whenever possible. However, for a new problem if the doctor or nurse you normally see is not available then we would encourage you to see any of the doctors or nurses at the practice
We are fully compliant with the Data Protection Act and confidentiality is maintained at all times by the practice team.
We are committed to providing training for all groups of staff this is done by way of an annual appraisal where learning and development needs are identified.
The practice has a Patient Participation Group to engage with as many of our patients as possible. We aim to work with our patients to improve the service we deliver, including areas such as availability of appointments, clinical care, online facilities etc. We contact members of the group by email or letter and ask for their views and opinions.