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Haverhill GP hanging up stethoscope after almost 20 years

Posted: Friday 26th of October 2018

A Suffolk GP has praised patients and colleagues after hanging up her stethoscope following almost two decades of caring for her local community. Dr Fiona Andrews is retiring from her role at Suffolk GP Federation’s Christmas Maltings and Clements Practice in Haverhill. She has been at the surgery for 17...

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North East Essex Diabetes Service scoops national award

Posted: Wednesday 24th of October 2018

Suffolk GP Federation’s North East Essex Diabetes Service (NEEDS) has been recognised for its clinical excellence at the recent Quality In Care Diabetes Awards – winning the category for best adult diabetes education programme. The service was praised for building a robust training programme which has enhanced the multi-disciplinary team...

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September Newsletter

Posted: Monday 17th of September 2018

Suffolk GP Federation Newsletter – September 2018 Launch date for Out of Hours Service Indemnity update Recruitment latest GP coaching offer Expansion of Prescribing Support Team New services for GP+ More recognition for North East Essex Diabetes Service To read the newsletter, please click here.

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Christmas Maltings and Clements September Newsletter

Posted: Tuesday 11th of September 2018

In the September edition of the Christmas Maltings and Clements newsletter we provide information about the upcoming flu vaccination clinics, share the practice’s NHS National Patient Survey results and get an insight into the day in the life of a Physician Associate. Read the full newsletter here.

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Suffolk GP Federation’s North East Essex Diabetes Service shortlisted for HSJ award

Posted: Thursday 6th of September 2018

Suffolk GP Federation is delighted to announce that our North East Essex Diabetes Service (NEEDS) has been shortlisted for a prestigious Health Service Journal Award. The service – which provides support for people living with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes throughout Tendring and Colchester – has been shortlisted in the Optimisation...

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Aldeburgh Food & Drink Festival Conference to focus on diet and health

Posted: Wednesday 5th of September 2018

The Aldeburgh Food & Drink Festival at Snape Maltings is holding its fourth conference on Friday, 28 September focusing on the connection between diet and health and the advantages of the local food economy. The talk, which takes place just before the actual festival on the weekend 29-30 September, has the...

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High levels of satisfaction with local GP practices

Posted: Thursday 9th of August 2018

People across east and west Suffolk have reported a high level of satisfaction with their local GP practice, according to the latest independent national GP Patient survey data. The results of the IPSOS Mori/NHS England survey show that overall, GP practices in the NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk and NHS...

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Christmas Maltings and Clements Summer newsletter

Posted: Tuesday 7th of August 2018

In the summer edition of the Christmas Maltings and Clements newsletter we introduce the new practice manager, Andy Cutting, and receive an update on the practice’s provision of safe, appropriate and sustainable care, read the newsletter here.

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July Newsletter

Posted: Friday 27th of July 2018

Suffolk GP Federation Newsletter – July 2018 Recruitment of Clinical Lead for Christmas Maltings & Clements Update on our primary care strategy Podiatry referrals New Clinical Nurse Lead for GP+ GP ‘Welcome back to work’ scheme Training to help lead multi-disciplinary teams To read the newsletter, please click here.

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June newsletter

Posted: Thursday 28th of June 2018

Suffolk GP Federation Newsletter – June 2018 Talkin’ bout my generation Bladder and Bowel Service Integrated Urgent Care contract win Fit for November programme Shared learning from significant events Fed share register and special resolution To read the newsletter, please click here.

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