Welcome to Ringwood Medical Centre
We hope that you find this website helpful and informative. This website is designed to inform you of the service we currently offer and the Staff and Clinicians who are here to help you with your medical needs.
Ringwood Medical Centre is dedicated to providing a high quality of service in a caring environment. Our building offers easy access for disabled patients and we are Dementia and Learning Disability Friendly.
We form part of the of the West Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group which covers a wide area of the New Forest.
A MESSAGE FOR OUR PATIENTS
In order to help our patients during this time we can offer the following advice when it comes to staying in contact with us. Any queries regarding medical conditions that require clinical contact or intervention must come through the correct channels so they can be dealt with appropriately and in a timely manner:
- Use our eConsult* service if you need to contact your GP for medical advice. Please see below.
- For any administration queries only, email firstname.lastname@example.org
- For any prescription requests use your SystmOnline login, NHS app, or email email@example.com
- For all other enquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org
*If you wish to submit photographs for your GP to view ahead of time and then contact you please use our eConsult system, found below. Only submit photographs via email if your GP has requested that you do so for clinical reasons or, to help with your consultation. Include your Name and Date of Birth and the name of the GP who requested them.
- Wash your hands.
- Cover your face.
- Make space.
Please note the eConsult service is not monitored outside our normal surgery opening hours.
Any eConsult request you submit outside of our normal surgery opening hours will not be read by a doctor until we open the next working day. For example, if you submit your request on a Friday afternoon, this may not be actioned until the following Monday.
In addition, whilst the eConsult advice service is still accessible 24/7, you are unable to submit a GP online consultation from 5:00pm Friday 30/04/2021 and enabled at 07.30 Tuesday 04/05/2021. This will again come in to place from 5:00pm Friday 28/05/2021 until 07.30 Tuesday 01/06/2021.
NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem when your GP practice is closed. Dial 111 on any phone for advice, or visit the NHS 111 website - 111.nhs.uk.
Remember to call 999 at any time in a medical emergency. This is when someone is seriously ill, or injured, and their life is at risk.