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Dudley CCG Prescriptions and Medicines Consultation – New policy

Dudley CCG Prescriptions and Medicines Consultation – New policy from 1st August 2017. Dudley CCG held a public consultation proposing to stop prescribing medicines for short-term, minor conditions or where there is no clear health benefit for patients. They wanted to hear from local people as to whether they agreed with the proposals and to […]

Vacancies at AW Surgeries

AW Surgeries is over 100 years old and has always has a reputation for good quality patient care. We have 9 partners and 2 salaried GP, 6 nurses, 5 HCAs, a pharmacist, a CPN, a Physiotherapist, midwives and voluntary sector input. Despite all that, the average age of our GPs is mid-thirties, so we are […]

GP Earnings 2015/16

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs working in AWS Surgeries in the last financial year 2015/16 was £62,067 before tax and National Insurance. This is for 5 full-time GPs, 8 part-time GPs […]

Telephone Ordering For Prescriptions

From 1st November 2016, telephone ordering is again available via 01384 323222. This service, from the local Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group, is available from 10am to 2pm. The service is managed by pharmacists and is intended to improve safety and cut costs within the NHS. Outside these hours, why not use the electronic ordering service. […]