Welcome to the Old Mill and Millgates Medical Practice Website
We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The technology also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. Our practice mission is to provide a high standard of patient centered medicine both clinically and administratively, to our local community, delivered in an effective and equitable manner. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
The Norfolk Deaf Association (NDA)
It is the leading local charity, solely dedicated to improving the lives of people with all degrees of hearing loss by promoting better awareness and understanding of the issues affecting the hard of hearing.
Their many services include:
- NEW Aural Care Service
- Hearing Support Service (home visits, mobile and community based clinics)
- Assistive Listening Technology Clinics
- Befriending service (one to one & group support)
- Tinnitus Support Group
- NNUH Audiology Clinics
They also offer Hearing Loss Awareness Training and British Sign Language Courses.
They are there to help the Norfolk community, their key objective is to provide high quality information, support, awareness and communication services.
Here is a link to their home page: https://www.norfolkdeaf.org.uk/
The Practice is offering 2 Flu vaccinations this year for adults over 18 .
You are eligible to receive a Flu vaccine if you are 18 and you have any of the of the following conditions:-
- Chronic lung condition (Asthma , COPD, Bronchitis)
- Coronary Heart Disease
- Chronic Liver Disease
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Chronic Neurological disease (Parkinsons or Motor Neurone Disease)
- Stroke or Transient Ischaemic attack
- Weakened Immune System - HIV or Cancer Treatment
- Obese ( BMI over 40)
- Carer or Health care worker
All Patients OVER 65 will be offered a different vaccine called FLUAD.
NOTE: If in the situation that we may not have your vaccine available, [due to the limited deliveries of FLUAD (OVER 65 Vaccine)] -You will be advised when to call again, so you can make arrangements to receive your vaccine.
PLEASE SPEAK TO ONE OF OUR RECEPTION STAFF TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT.
IMPROVING PATIENT ACCESS TO CLINICIANS
Our Practice is engaging in a pilot scheme providing improved access for patients to a range of healthcare professionals. Working within a group of eight local Practices, we will be offering a range of appointments each weekday evening between 18:30 and 20:00 and during selected times at weekends, to registered patients, in at least one of the participating Practices. Please contact our reception team at Old Mill or Millgates for more details.
CQC Inspection 14th June 2017
The practice CQC inspection took place on 14th June 2017, the results can be seen on the link below. Many thanks to all of those patients who took the time to complete the questionnaires and speak to the inspectors and special thanks to the PPG for all of their help.
(Site updated 13/02/2019)