The NHS is carrying out work in Devon, Cornwall and
the Isles of Scilly to make sure the patient details
on GP lists are accurate. Letters are being sent to
some patients but not all.
if you do receive a letter, please either confirm your
details or submit any changes. Changes can be made by
returning the form in the prepaid envelope. If your
details are correct you can confirm by freepost,
freephone, via text message or online.
It is important you respond to this letter, as GP
lists do get out of date over time. If we do not have
accurate and up to date information on you then we may
not be able to contact you with, for example, test
results, invitations to national programmes
(vaccinations, health programmes) or to let you know
of any changes to appointments or treatments we may
currently be offering you.
Please respond to this letter within four weeks so
that the NHS can be certain about your details.
Otherwise, the NHS will assume that you have moved
away and begin the process to remove you from our
We are happy to introduce our website.
We think we have thought of everything! If not.... let
us know so we can offer you the best possible care. We
would be grateful if while you are here on the website you
could visit our Patient Toolbox and update your personal
and medical details. This will help us provide the best
possible healthcare to all our of patients.
Yours, The GPs of Dartmouth Medical Practice.
PPG Report 2014 We have uploaded
our Patient Participation Report for 2014. If
you would like to view this file, please
Care.Data Information about
you and the care you receive will be shared, in
a secure system, by healthcare staff to support
your treatment and care.
FREE NHS Health
Check We are delighted to
be offering FREE NHS Health Checks
to patients between the ages of 40 and
73 (some 74 year olds will qualify
dependent on birthdate)who do not currently have vascular
disease including Heart Disease, Stroke,
Diabetes or Chronic Kidney Disease. If you
already have one of the above you will already
be offered yearly checks.
Half of all of us will develop some form of
Cardiovascular Disease in our lives.
Cardiovascular Disease remains one of the
biggest causes of premature death in the UK
despite huge advantages in medical
understanding. Catching the early signs can help
prevent the rate at which Cardiovascular Disease
To book your check, please ring 01803 832212 and
ask for a Health Check.
The Website Blog is a new feature we have implemented.
It allows several of the staff at the practice to write
posts and also allows patients and the general public to
leave comments. Please do take a look!
Situated in the picturesque town of Dartmouth, which lies
approximately 50 minutes from Plymouth & Torquay.
The practice comprises of 10 consulting rooms, one of
which is downstairs with wheelchair access. There are three
ground floor rooms for Practice Nurses and Healthcare
Assistants, A Practice Managers Office, Admin Offices,
Common Room and a Registrar / Medical Student Room. As well
as staff and patient toilets, there is a disabled access
toilet all equipped with panic buttons. A modern children's
play area is situated on the ground floor of two comfortable
Branch surgeries are held in Strete/Slaption with Dr Morris.