Appointments system

Wareham Surgery Appointment System

It is impossible to predict with accuracy the demand for appointments so it is necessary for us to try to plan by setting up different types of appointments.  These are the types of appointments we provide; times may vary.  If you need to be seen on the day, please phone between 08:30 and 10:30 for a morning appointments and between 14:00 and 16:00 for an afternoon appointment.

Type of appointment Day/time Designed for How to book Availability Appointment with

Routine Pre-bookable appointments

 

Mon-Fri

8:30am-11:10am

2:30pm-6:00pm

(3:00pm-6:00pm Mon)

Reviews of on-going problems and problems that are not urgent By telephone, online or at the reception desk Up to six weeks in advance GP, Nurse or HCA
Urgent Book on day

Mon-Fri

8:30am-10:50am

2:30pm-5:10pm

More pressing problems requiring urgent medical attention Preferably by telephone, to avoid waiting, or at the reception desk On the day GPs and nurses
Urgent Book on day extended clinic

Mon-Fri

11:15am

Overflow for the above (for exceptional demand days) – there may be a wait but you will be seen By telephone or at the reception desk On the day GPs

Extended hours

 

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday mornings
From 7:30am Monday evenings
6:30-6:50pm (GP and nurse only)
Early morning blood test, nursing and GP  appointments and later  nursing and  GP appointments for patients who have difficulty attending during normal hours By telephone, online or at the reception desk Up to six weeks in advance GPs