Advice and information
NHS 111 online service
Check your symptoms and get advice
If your employer requires and isolation note:
Stay at home guidance:
FAQ – Patient letters:
FAQ re Very High Risk Patient Letters
Mental Health Support:
NHS Derbyshire Health Care Mental Health Support
Derbyshire Voluntary Action Volunteers:
Derbyshire Voluntary Action
Can help with shopping, fetching prescriptions, having a chat with for anyone who: * is self-isolating because they or a member of their household is at risk * is struggling to meet their basic needs because of financial, social or health restrictions * is pregnant * has underlying health conditions * is aged 70 or over. or phone 01629 535091
Chesterfield Volunteer Centre:
Can offer a shopping service for housebound patients with no family to help them
They are open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm. Contact Number 01246 276777
Patients need to have a shopping list ready when they call the number. They can then arrange payment by one of the following methods. Cheque, Invoice and pay later, Debit/Credit Card via their website, paypal and cash as a last resort as trying to keep germs to an absolute minimum
Clinically Very High Risk Patient Support:
Support for Very High Risk Patients
If you cannot sign up on the website, please phone 0800 028 8327
Advice for Asthma patients
Advice for COPD patients
NHS Advice for everyone
Our NEW MyGP app!
Download our NEW app to your smartphone for free.
You can now book appointments, request repeat prescriptions and view your medical records using the app!
myGP was developed to make access to healthcare easier and faster for patients. Once downloaded, simply log-in with your date of birth and mobile number and add the people you care for, allowing you to book and cancel appointments for them. It’s really that easy! For more information, please visit: mygp.com
Having trouble using the app? Please visit https://www.mygp.com/faq/ for help.
MOL - Medicines Order Line
From the 3rd February 2020 the way you can order your prescriptions is changing. A new NHS medicines order line is a convenient way for your to order your prescription. This new service will be available on 01246 588 860 9.00am-4.00pm Monday to Friday excluding bank holidays.
This means you can now order your prescription in four ways:
- In writing at the surgery
- Online (please bring your photo ID to reception to get your log in details if not already set up)
- Our MyGP app (please bring your photo ID to reception to get your log in details if not already set up)
- The new phone order line - 01246 588860
If you would like more information please find leaflets at either reception.
For advice on Safer Sleeping for Babies or Support for Families - Click Here
The Surgery's phone lines are available 8:00am until 6:00pm.
From 6:00pm – 8:00am clinical cover is provided by the Out of Hours Service, you can access this by phoning 111.
The practice doors remain open until 6:30pm for collection of prescriptions, booking appointments and other non-clinical queries.
Local GP Practices are working together to offer patients better access to GP appointments in Chesterfield. You can now book appointments to see a GP, practice nurse or other health professional at the 8-8 Access Hub held at The Brimington Surgery in the evenings from 18.00 to 20.00 and at weekends Saturday 08.00 –12.00 and Sundays 09.00 -12.00.
To arrange an appointment, speak to the practice receptionist or member of the practice team or call the practice on 01246 273 224
Click here for more info about the 8-8 HUB
Our next PPG meeting is on Tuesday 28th April 2020 at 1:00 p.m. here at the surgery. All patients are welcome to attend.