Welcome to our Website
A brief introduction to the Practice…..
We have produced this website to provide you with information about the way the Practice is organised and the services that are provided directly by Practice Staff, or by other members of the Primary Health Care Team. Services will, by necessity, change from time to time, please do not hesitate to telephone the Practice to check the current position.
As from 1st October, 2018, we will be part of a network of practices, known as the South Shropshire Medical Group, working together to offer patients ‘Extended Access’ to pre-bookable appointments – in the evenings and on a Saturday morning.
South Shropshire Medical Group
Help Us Help You Stay Well this Winter
Take advantage of our extra ‘Book on the Day‘ appointments to keep you fighting fit through the Winter.
New Group Counselling Sessions Available at Portcullis from January 2019 28 November 2018- Three new group counselling sessions will be available at the Surgery from January 2019. The topics the groups will be addressing are: Managing anxiety: If you are interested in joining this group please ask your GP or Healthcare Professional for a referral. Newly single : Please see your GP or Healthcare Professional if you would [...more] Living with Cancer 28 November 2018- Are you or do you know someone living with cancer? You are invited to attend the Living Well Session as part of your pathway. An opportunity for anyone affected by cancer to come and join us for light refreshments in a friendly and informal setting. The aim of the day is to create a supportive and [...more] Beam 15 November 2018- Beam is an emotional wellbeing drop in for children and young people under 25, as well as their parents and carers. Beam is operated by The Children’s Society, a national charity who works with children nationally on various projects. Beam is a partner in BeeU, the emotional health and wellbeing service in Shropshire Telford & Wrekin. [...more] Future Fit Consultation 9 August 2018- Did you know that your views are wanted about a proposed new model of hospital care in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin? To find out more and have your say go to: https://www.nhsfuturefit.org/ Measles 9 August 2018- Measles is one of the most highly infectious communicable diseases. Measles can sometimes lead to serious complications and can be fatal in very rare cases, so it is important that people take up the offer of vaccination to help protect them against infection. Contact the Surgery to discuss whether you should be vaccinated against measles. [...more]
Do You or Someone You Know Need Support or Additional Information to Enable You to Access Your Healthcare? (Accessible Information Standard)
Accessible Information Standard
Please click on the link to take you to the Accessible Information Standard Page. This page has a form you can download and hand in to Portcullis Surgery to inform us about how we can best support you.
Friends and Family Test
Please navigate to our Friends and Family Test page to complete a small survey and also to view our previous results to date.
This Practice supports the Government’s NHS zero tolerance zone campaign. GPs and their Staff have the right to care for others without fear of being attacked or abused. We ask that you treat your GP and Practice Staff with courtesy and consideration.
Care Quality Commission
The Practice was inspected in October 2015 and our overall rating was GOOD. Please click here for more information…
Self Help Information
You can find a lot of useful information on our Self Help page.
Practice Certificate: 2018/2019