Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)
REQUESTS FOR SICK NOTES (MED3's)
In response to the COVID-19 situation, we have put together a letter as a standard response for all patients or employers who are requesting a sick note for periods of absence due to coronavirus. We will not be issuing sick notes for this period. You can download the letter here.
PATIENT FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Please see a copy of our frequently asked questions and answers information here.
Information remains subject to regular change and updates. More information can be found on the NHS website here.
Welcome to Martlesham Heath Surgery
We provide a full range of general medical services and follow national and local best practice guidelines, including the NICE best practice guidelines and the National Service Frameworks. All members of our team are dedicated to providing health services which meet the patient’s requirements.
Our practice catchment area includes: Brightwell, Bucklesham, Grange Farm, Kesgrave, Martlesham, Martlesham Heath, Newbourne and Waldringfield.
We work from well established, converted premises on one level, consisting of six consulting rooms, treatment room and Practice Manager office. There is also a reception and waiting area (incorporating children’s area), with both patient and disabled toilets, open plan office space, staff kitchen/common room and toilet. Our premises are wheelchair accessible.
We have a well-equipped and fully operating Treatment Room. The medical equipment belongs to the practice and includes Nebulisers, Minor Surgery equipment, couches and trolleys, ECG machine, Blood Pressure readers and a Spirometer for use in the diagnosis of COPD.
We also have a very proactive Patient Participation Group, if you would like to know more about this, please check out the PPG tab at the top of this page.
The surgery was recently inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and was rated as "Good" in all areas.
The report can be accessed either by downloading from the CQC website or is available to read at this link CQC Inspection Report 06 February 2020
Working as part of Suffolk Primary Care
(Site updated 27/03/2020)