General Practice Transparency Notice for GPES Data for Pandemic Planning and Research (COVID-19)
This practice is supporting vital coronavirus (COVID-19) planning and research by sharing your data with NHS Digital.
The health and social care system is facing significant pressures due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Health and care information is essential to deliver care to individuals, to support health, social care and other public services and to protect public health. Information will also be vital in researching, monitoring, tracking and managing the coronavirus outbreak. In the current emergency, it has become even more important to share health and care information across relevant organisations. This practice is supporting vital coronavirus planning and research by sharing your data with NHS Digital, the national safe haven for health and social care data in England.
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Important coronavirus statement:
Read before calling
A number of our employees are self-isolating due to the government and NHS guidance. This means that we have a limited number of staff answering phone calls.
Please only call the Practice is your query or booking request is relevant and appropriate for a GP Practice.
All phone call will be triaged by the Duty GP who will then decide whether to book an appointment with another GP for a video or phone consultation as appropriate.
If your query or booking request is not appropriate for an appointment, the DUTY GP will advise you on how to proceed.
Many of our patient needs can be met by Pharmacies. Please scroll to the bottom of this page for a diagram of the appropriate use of services.
Our prescription line is open from 10:30am – 13:30pm. This line is extremely busy so please keep your phone calls short. Please do not panic and order more than you need.
We are currently promoting the use of online consultations.
Please feel free to use the LIVI app available on both apple and android phones for online consultations with Professional Doctors.
Please note to use LIVI you will need to present a form of photo ID (passport, Driving license)
This is a difficult time for all individuals but by complying with the above you can help protect each other and the NHS.
Click on here for information on how to download LIVI.
- updated 25.03.2020
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Covid-19 Guidance for patients
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Patient Participation Group Meeting is cancelled due to the current pressure we are facing from Covid-19
IRIDIUM MEDICAL PRACTICE RECOGNISED FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRIMARY CARE BY MP
Iridium Medical Practice has been recognised for Excellence in Primary Care, after being presented with a certificate by Yardley MP Jess Phillips.
The MP was contacted by a delighted patient, leading to her nominating Iridium Medical Practice for an NHS70 Parliamentary Award last year.
Staff at the practice, based at Richmond Primary Care Centre, in Bordesley Green East, Stetchford, Birmingham, were delighted to receive their certificate marking their nomination as an official NHS70 Parliamentary Awards nominee in the category of Excellence in Primary Care at a presentation last week.
Dr Rizwan Alidina, a partner at the practice, said: “We are delighted to have received this recognition as a nominee for an NHS70 Parliamentary Award for Excellence in Primary Care.
“It is fantastic news that one of our patients contacted Jess to talk about the great care they have received, which led to this presentation.”
Our patients' needs are at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course, we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and well being whatever your medical condition.
There is good access for the disabled to all of our consultation rooms. A designated parking bay is adjacent to the surgery entrance which has a ramp and wide doors to allow for wheelchair access.
Inspection Date: 19/05/2015
Iridium Medical Practice is a member of Our Health Partnership. The UK's biggest GP Partnership.