WELCOME TO CHRISTCHURCH FAMILY MEDICAL CENTRE
Amendments have been made to our usual GP lists, as a result your usual GP may have been changed. Please contact the surgery to ensure that you are aware of the GP who is primarily responsible for your care and support.
The staff of Christchurch Family Medical Centre, pride themselves on providing patients with care and support when they need it the most.
From our modern surgery located in the centre of Downend, our team of clinical staff including 7 GPs The GP Team, a Nurse Practitioner, 5 Trained Nurses, 2 Phlebotomists and a Health Care Assistant The Nursing Team offer a wide range of NHS services and specialist clinics
Our patients are our priority, in the event that all on the day appointments have been booked and patients feel that their illness or concerns cannot wait for the next available appointment, we offer a daily triage service.
We have a team of 10 Assistants (The Patient Liaison Assistant Team), all trained to maintain patient confidentiality whilst striving to deal with patient requests as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Behind the scenes our Management Team and Administrators work hard to provide patients with the very best service. By listening to constructive patient feedback we are able to improve our services and facilities ensuring that, wherever possible, patient expectations are met.
We welcome new patients to our surgery and hope that our website, currently being updated, provides you with all the information that you may require to enable you to make that important choice as to who will be responsible for your care and support in the future.
All GP practices are required to declare the mean net earnings (e.g. Average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. This is required in the interests of the greater public accountability recognising GP pay is ultimately funded from the tax paid by the public.
The average pay for GPs working in Christchurch Family Medical Centre in the last financial year was £61,218 before tax and national insurance. This is for 5 full time GP,3 part time GPs and 0 locum GPs who worked in the practice for more than six months