Community

Learning Disability Friendly

We are a learning disability friendly practice. We aim to provide healthcare and support to all patients with a learning disability. This includes an annual review of your health with our dedicated learning disability nurse. We also have a dedicated team to help patients book appointments. We aim to provide a friendly and familiar service.

Learning Disability Newsletters and Information

Veteran Friendly

We are an Armed Forces Veteran Friendly Accredited GP Practice

This means that we have a dedicated clinician who has a specialist knowledge of service related health conditions and Veteran specific health services. This is important in helping Veterans to get the best care and treatment.

We have also obtained the bronze award for the Armed Forces Covenant and are aiming for the gold award.

You can access our deidcated veterans page via the following link: https://www.portsdowngrouppractice.co.uk/veterans 

If you are a veteran, please let your GP know to help ensure you are getting the best possible care.

Armed Forces veteran friendly accredited GP practice
AFC Bronze Award

RCGP Active Practice

In recent years evidence has become stronger that increasing physical activity and reducing sedentary behaviour are crucial factors in improving the health of our nation.

Many of the patients who attend a GP surgery on any given day would benefit from being more active and spending less time being sedentary.

We would encourage all our patients, no matter what their current health to be active and recommend visiting the following website to learn about types of exercise. including how it can benefit your specific medical condition.

Physical