York Street Medical Practice

146 - 148 York Street, Cambridge, CB1 2PY

Current time is 17:23 - Sorry, we're currently closed. Please call NHS 111

NHS

Telephone: 01223 364116

Out of Hours: 111

Welcome to York Street Medical Practice

Visiting the Practice

Although widespread Coronavirus restrictions were lifted on 24 February, as a healthcare setting we still need to maintain strict rules to protect vulnerable patients and all our staff. If we have Clinicians and staff off work with Covid, we cannot provide an effective service to all our patients.

Our doors are open but you should only come in if you have a booked appointment. For all other matters, please do not come in but telephone us instead on 01223 364116. .

If you do have an appointment, please continue to wear a face covering and maintain safe social distancing when attending the surgery. On arrival please use the self check in machine and take a seat. Please do not attend your appointment if you are showing symptoms of coronavirus, have had a positive test or been advised to self isolate’.

We have a limited number of face to face appointments to book in advance. These are to be used by patients that need to be seen by the GP. We are still booking the majority of our GP consultations by phone and you will then be invited for a face to face appointment if needed.

Face to face nurse appointments can be booked a week in advance.

We are following the national Infection Prevention Control (IPC) Guidance for all healthcare settings which will help to ensure the safety of our staff and patients at all times.

Thank you for your continued support

 

 

Shotgun Certificates

Due to a change in the requirements and the increased risk of liability for GPs, we are no longer able to accept requests for approval for shotgun certificates. For further information please click HERE

 

 

Additional Clinical Sessions

In order to help meet increased demand during the winter months, we are employing additional clinicians to provide more appointments. Funding for this has been supplied by our local Clinical Commissioning Group.

 

Vacancy

 

We are looking for a friendly and motivated individual to join our team.

We have a vacancy for a Patient Care Co-coordinator role to assist with all aspects of reception and administrative duties. The ideal candidate will need to have excellent customer service skills and a positive can-do attitude. You will need to have good IT skills and ideally knowledge of MS Office. Previous experience of dealing with the public is essential. If this has been in a GP practice or NHS setting, so much the better. However, full training will be given.

Your main duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Receive and make telephone calls
  • Attend to patients at the front desk
  • Assist with queries from patients and other medical professionals
  • Using a computer clinical system to process prescriptions, registrations, booking and amending appointments and other administrative duties

This is a permanent position for 24 hours p/w. Shift times will vary within the hours of 7.45 am and 6.45pm.

For further information please call the practice or email emma.coote@nhs.net

 

For the latest general information on Coronavirus click here. If you think you may have symptoms click here

Please note that we do not issue letters exempting patients from wearing face coverings in public. This is in line with the guidance that we have received from the local medical committee of the BMA. This guidance is HERE. If you feel you are exempt from wearing a face mask you can download a card HERE  

 

Choosing the right option

GP appointments are only for illnesses and injuries that wont go away. For other problems you might need a different solution

Self-care – there are lots of things that you can do to take care of yourself

Pharmacy – your local pharmacist can provide a consultation area to speak privately so other people cant hear. They can tell you if you need to see your GP.

Colds – There is no cure for the common cold. Click here for information Common Cold

Minor illnesses -Our nurses deal with a wide range of minor illnesses. Click here for details

Where are my local pharmacies, dentists and opticians? Click HERE 

Extended Access Service is now open!

Evening and weekend appointments are now available.

We are now offering evening and weekend appointments with a GP or nurse as part of Extended GP Opening hours. These are for routine, non-urgent issues. You can book your appointment by calling the surgery on 01223 364116.

If you have an appointment booked with the service and no longer wish to attend or would like to re-arrange, please call 0330 0130 030. For further information please visit www.openlater.co.uk.

Excellent results for York Street Medical Practice in the NHS England GP Patient Survey 2021

Thank you all for taking part and supporting York Street Medical Practice. Please continue to feedback your experience of the services we deliver for you. To view the results please click HERE.

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Tuesday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Wednesday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Thursday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Friday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED