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    Apr
    02
    Patients who suffer from minor ailments such as coughs and colds are being asked to visit their local pharmacy this Easter.   With most GP practices closed on Friday, April 3, and not reopening until Tuesday, April 7, community pharmacies could prove a vital place for patients to go to get advice and treatment for minor ailments.   Pharmacists are able to offer quick, early advice to patients who feel under the weather and can now provide some medicines usually only available... read more »
    Apr
    01
    Doctors in Devon are asking people to use the NHS wisely and not get caught out when doctors’ surgeries are closed over the Easter weekend.   Most GP practices will be closed on Good Friday [April 3] and over the Easter weekend, reopening on Tuesday, April 7.   However, doctors are reminding people there are still a range of different NHS services available which provide fast and effective advice and treatment.   Dr Paul Hardy, Chair of the Western locality... read more »
    Feb
    12
    We are delighted to announce that NHS Kernow has chosen Cornwall Health to deliver the county’s GP out-of-hours [OOH] service. Following a competitive open tender process, NHS Kernow chose the consortium – led by Devon Doctors, with Kernow Health – to provide GP OOH services from June 1, 2015, when the present provider, Serco, finishes its contract. Kernow Health is a Community Interest Company owned by the GP practices of Cornwall; Devon Doctors Ltd is the GP-led social... read more »
    Jan
    09
    DEVON Doctors’ sister company Access Health Care has been awarded the contract to operate a new GP surgery. Cranbrook Medical Practice will serve the 3,000-plus residents of the rapidly expanding new town on the border of Exeter and East Devon when it opens in March of next year. "We are delighted to have won this contract and look forward to working with the local community to provide a first-class service to the residents of Cranbrook," said Access Health Care manager Mark... read more »
    Ben Bradshaw, second right, with Devon Doctors' chief operating officer Ian Parsonage and Hazel Harrison and John Horrocks of Urgent Health UK
    Nov
    12
    DEVON Doctors was delighted to host a meeting involving Exeter MP Ben Bradshaw at its Manaton Court HQ on Friday. The event was arranged by the umbrella organisation for social enterprises involved in the provision of healthcare, Urgent Health UK, which operates out of our premises. Ben, who has always been an enthusiastic advocate of the Devon Doctors’ model, met with chief operating officer Ian Parsonage, outgoing chief executive Chris Wight and Urgent Health UK’s chief... read more »

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