News

  • Flu vaccines – Urgent information
    Flu vaccines may be delayed by up to two weeks. Unfortunately we have been advised that due to transport issues the delivery of flu vaccinations could be delayed by 7-14 days. All clinics that were planned to take place before the 2nd of October are now cancelled. New dates will be posted to: this page on […]
  • Service provision from 19th July 2021
    Despite lockdown restrictions lifting in the community from 19 July, measures will remain unchanged in healthcare settings, including your GP practice. Please continue to help us to help you by wearing a face covering when entering our buildings, washing your hands using the facilities provided and maintaining social distancing. Restrictions remain and inside all our […]
  • NEW – Contact us online
    Here at Staffa Health we have been looking at new ways that patients can contact us.  We have introduced a new online way to get in touch, this replaces the previous online contact form which was more complicated.  If you have a medical or administrative issue that you would like help with today or within […]
  • Latest Patient Newsletter
    Please click HERE to view the latest edition of our Patient Newsletter.
  • Covid Vaccination Status
    From 17 May 2021, people in England who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can demonstrate their vaccination status for international travel. A full course is currently two doses of any approved vaccine. Vaccine status will be available from:  the NHS App which you can download from app stores  the NHS website (from 17 May 2021) It may take more […]
  • A message from Derby and Derbyshire Local Medical Committee
    You will have no doubt seen reports in the national press about changes to general practice appointments and access. Unfortunately these reports have misrepresented the current state of general practice and proposed changes and we, as the representative body of Derbyshire general practice, would like to clarify things. General practice in Derbyshire has been open […]
  • Latest Patient Newsletter
    Please click HERE to view the latest patient newsletter for Spring 2020
  • Covid-19 Vaccine
    Please don’t call your GP about Covid vaccines, we are receiving information about them at the same time as you are. The NHS will contact you as and when you become eligible for a vaccine, you do not need to contact us.  This will take place over several months in the new year. We’re asking […]
  • Dr Ruth Cooper retires after 28 years at Staffa Health
    On the 30th November Dr Ruth Cooper retired as GP Partner at Staffa health. Dr Cooper has been a GP at Staffa Health for her entire career and for latter years of that career she has been a senior partner. Exceptional patient care has been Dr Cooper’s first priority and it is what mattered most […]
  • Change to flu vaccination clinic on 4th November
    We have had to make a change to they types of patients we can vaccinate on the 4th of November. Please read the following information.
  • Latest patient newsletter
    Please click HERE to view the latest patient newsletter for Autumn 2020
  • Pilsley Surgery Update – September 2020
    The practice are continuing to provide updates to Derby and Derbyshire CCG on the actions being taken prior to the closure of the surgery in April 2020. The latest report can be found here. This explains the way the practice is currently operating and the services that are available at Pilsley surgery.
  • Flu Vaccination Clinics 2020
    We have now published information about our flu clinics for this year.  It is very important that patients read this information carefully as it is different to previous years due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Please CLICK HERE to view the details. Eligible patients will receive an invite by post.   ALL patients need to bring their invite […]
  • Coronavirus update 01.06.20
    Information about how the practice is currently operating.
  • Coronavirus update 15.03.20
    Update on the Coronavirus pandemic and how the practice is operating 15.03.20
  • Closure of Pilsley Surgery
    Please click HERE for further information
  • Information on Coronavirus
    Please click here for more information on Coronavirus
  • Pilsley Surgery Consultation Update
    Click here for the latest update on the proposal to close the Pilsley Surgery
  • Pilsley Surgery Consultation Update
    Click here for the latest update on the proposal to close the Pilsley Surgery
  • Flu Clinics 2019
    Please click on the document below to view the 2019 flu clinics: Please note: Our drop in flu clinics on Monday 11th November at Pilsley and Tuesday 12th November at Stonebroom have had to be cancelled due to a lack of availability of the flu vaccine. We will still be holding the flu clinics at […]
  • Pilsley Surgery Consultation Update
    Tuesday 8th October 2019 We really do thank everyone who has provided feedback and personal impact information on this very difficult major decision. The Practice has been exploring different options to address the increasing difficulty in maintaining our services at all four current sites for some three years now and we have dismissed all but […]
  • Changes to our IT System
    In September 2019 we are changing our clinical computer system. This will mean that some of our services will be affected for a short time during this changeover.   Routine Appointment Bookings Because of the change in system patients will not be able to book any routine (non-urgent) appointments after the 20th of September 2019. […]
  • Pilsley Consultation – Important information for all patients
    Monday 24th June 2019  Staffa Health have announced a Consultation with our patients and stakeholders to propose to permanently close Pilsley surgery. For more information please click here.
  • Changes to Pilsley Surgery Opening Times
    From Friday 14th June there will be a change to the opening times at our Pilsley site. Please see the leaflet below which explains this fully. Leaflet – Change to Pilsley Opening hours – 16.05.19  
  • Additional Extended Access Appointments
    We are working with several local surgeries to offer appointments in the evenings and at weekends. We are already open at Staffa Health to 8pm on Thursday evenings and Saturday morning 07:30 to 10:30. This will continue and there are now more appointments available at these times for patients.  Other local practices will be open […]
  • Can we ask you something?
    We’d like to hear about how you are finding the services we offer. If you are a patient and could spare a few minutes to give us your feedback we’d appreciate it. Please be brutally honest :-). We estimate we will only take up 5 minutes of your time. Please click here to go to the […]
  • New GPs at Staffa Health
    We are delighted to welcome two new GPs to staffa Health. Dr Claire Saynor joined the practice in June and Dr Chris Respinger joined us in August this year. Dr Saynor works at Tibshelf and Stonebroom practices on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and Dr Respinger works at Tibshelf and Holmewood practices on a Monday, […]
  • New Exercise Scheme at Tibshelf Village Hall
    A free 12 Week Exercise Scheme is now running from Tibshelf Village Hall on Friday afternoons. Classes include Chair Based Exercise and Low Impact Circuits. Patients can self refer. Please see further information below.
  • GDPR – Update on the new General Data Protection Regulations
    In line with the new General Data Protection Regulations that come into force on the 25th May 2018 we have updated our Patient Privacy Notice. This document tells patients about the information the Practice uses and sets out our lawful basis for processing personal data. You can find a copy of our new Privacy Notice here. 24th […]
  • Dr Timothy Scott moving on after 26 years at Staffa Health
    After 26 years of providing general practice to the people of Tibshelf, Stonebroom, Pilsley and Holmewood, Dr Timothy Scott has decided to move on to pursue a new career opportunity from June 2018. Dr Scott joined Staffa Health as a Partner in 1992, and has spent the last 12 years as a Senior Partner of […]
  • Adverse Weather Update Thursday 1st March 2018
    Update: Due to the adverse weather conditions,  some appointments have had to be cancelled due to staff living further afield. We ask if you could be patient with us whilst we are working with a bare minimum of staff. We are trying to keep all sites open in case of emergencies. If you have a routine appointment booked for this afternoon […]
  • View Live A&E Waiting Times
    You are now able to view real time waiting times for A&E Departments and Minor Injuries Centres in Derbyshire online. Click here to access this service that is available through the Derbyshire Hospitals Website. If you’re unsure about where to go, call NHS 111 or visit www.nhsstaywellderbyshire.co.uk for advice and information.
  • Patient Newsletter – November 2017
    Please click on the link below to see the latest Practice newsletter: 2017.11 Autumn Patient newsletter
  • Zero Tolerance
    Please see the letter via the link below for details on our zero tolerance policy for aggression and violence. 170930 Letter re zero tolerance from TNBS
  • Welcome to our new website
    Welcome to our new look website. We hope you find the information here useful. If you think there is anything missing please let us know, email: [email protected]  
  • Patient Newsletter – June 2017
    Please click here to read the June 2017 edition of our Patient Newsletter

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