Stonyhill Medical Practice serves the area of Blackpool from Waterloo Road in the north, Vicarage Lane/Midgeland Road/Queensway to the east, St Annes Road East in the south and ending at The Promenade in the west.
Stonyhill Medical Practice is a GMS (General Medical Services) practice.
Our team includes 6 GP Partners, two Salaried GP’s and a team of Nurse Practitioners, an Advanced Paramedic Practitioner, Practice Nurses, Nurse Associates and Primary Health Care Assistants. We also have staff in supporting roles, view their profiles in the Doctors & staff section in the left hand panel.
A Community Matron, District Nursing Team and Health Visitors are attached to the practice.
Stonyhill Medical Practice is a training practice attracting Medical Students, GP trainees, GP Registrars, Health Visitor and Nursing Students.
Two Practice Managers oversee the general running of Stonyhill Medical Practice who are supported by a Reception, Secretarial and Administration Team.
The practice also has three in-house Pharmacist Practitioners, Nicola Wojarski, Emma Benson and Samir Vohra. They are supported by a Pharmacy Technician Michelle Parry and two Prescription Clerks.
We offer full general practice services.
Our Nurse Practitioners and Advanced Paramedic Practitioner offer daily triage and on-the-day appointments for urgent care. Nurse Practitioners can prescribe medication, they also see patients with complex chronic diseases.
The practice offers Contraception Advice including Contraception Implants.
Sexual Health Clinics are available by appointment to registered and non- registered patients.
Practice Nurses offer specialist clinics for Asthma, Diabetes, Chronic Obstructive Airways Diseases, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Hypertension, Smoking Cessation, Weight and Lifestyle Advice, Contraception, Women’s Health and Baby Vaccinations.
The surgery runs clinics by appointment with the Practice Nurses for Dressings, Holiday Vaccinations and Travel Advice.
Our Primary Health Care Assistants see all new patients for Well Person Checks, Blood Pressure Monitoring, Dressings, Suture Removal and Lifestyle Advice. They also assist with Minor Surgery.
The Community Midwife runs weekly Antenatal Clinics for pregnant women.
Health Visitors monitor babies and children up to school age.
In addition, our GPs offer Minor Surgery, Joint Injections, IUD fitting, Contraception Implants and a Uro-Gynaecology Clinic.
At Stonyhill Medical Practice we aim to treat all our patients promptly, courteously and in complete confidence.
Stonyhill Medical Practice sometimes has to consent to Audit by the Blackpool Clinical Commissioning Group or other outside agencies. This means doctors from outside our practice may need access to medical or computer records of our patients. Medical records may be used for educational purposes. Because of this, we ask patients registering with us to sign a consent form giving permission for their records to be used in this way. This information is completely confidential and does not leave the practice.
This website is for both existing patients and those considering registering with us. It tells you about our services, how to access them and some general information about how our practice operates.
Our premises are accessible to patients using a wheelchair. We have three lifts, one of which is large size.
We have several parking spaces which are reserved for patients displaying a disabled sticker.
For patients with hearing problems, we have special hearing loop facilities at reception.
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 obliges the practice to produce a Publication Scheme. A Publication Scheme is a guide to the ‘classes’ of information the practice intends to routinely make available.
This scheme is available from the Practice Manager.
The area served by Stonyhill Medical Practice is in the district covered by Lancashire & South Cumbria Intergrated Care Board.
Lancashire & South Cumbria Intergrated Care Board is responsible for ensuring you get all the services you need.
For details of all primary care services in the area, look at www.blackpool.nhs.uk