Welcome To The Orchid House Surgery
We welcome you as a patient to our practice and hope you will find this website helpful. Please read it carefully. It is intended to inform you of the services available and to help you get full benefit from them. As a practice, we wish to help you recover as rapidly as possible from any illness and help you avoid ill health by encouraging a healthy lifestyle.
Orchid House Surgery does not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender, social class, age, religion, sexual orientation or appearance, disability or medical condition. Nor will we discriminate on grounds of the perceived economic work or amount of work a patient is likely to generate by virtue of their clinical condition.
Although we are a group practice and all patients are able to see any doctor here all patients do have a named GP on registering who is responsible for the overall care given by the practice, if you would like to know which GP this is please ask at reception or at your next appointment.
surgery reception is open between 8.30am and 6.30pm on weekdays.
ALL CONSULTATIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT.
Dorset CCG is party to the NHS contract held by this practice. Further details of primary medical services in this area may be obtained from them at the following address:
There are two public car parks adjacent to the medical centre. Please do not use
the car park or the area in front of the surgery entrance, unless you are disabled.
We also ask that you do not park on the diagonal yellow lines outside the surgery
- as well as blocking access to all other users you also block in GPs and nurses
who may be trying to visit a patient who has a medical emergency.
The main entrance to the surgery is accessible to wheelchairs (there is a telephone intercom system by the main front door should you require any assistance). A toilet suitable for disabled patients is available. There are car parking bays sited close to the main entrance for the exclusive use of disabled patients.
TESCO BUS SERVICE
Tescos offer their customers a free bus service from various local locations. A current timetable is on display at Tescos.
The practice would like to thank the various advertisers who have helped to produce this Website. However, it must be pointed out that the accuracy of any statements cannot be warranted, nor any products or services advertised, be guaranteed or endorsed.