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Spring 2016

Posted: 5 May 2016

GOODBYE DR LOOPSTRA Dr Ellen Loopstra has announced her retirement after being with the surgery for 23 years. Dr Loopstra has been a valued asset to the team here at Adelaide Street Surgery and she will be missed greatly. She intends on taking 4 months off and then becoming a locum where hopefully she will […more]

Winter 2015

Posted: 3 April 2016

HANDI APP FOR CHILDREN’S HEALTH ADVICE NHS NEW Devon CCG and its acute trust partners have this week launched a desktop and mobile app that gives parents in Devon up to date advice about common childhood illnesses and how to treat them. The app has been designed as a way to reduce the number of children […more]

Autumn 2015

Posted: 17 December 2015

SURGERY MERGER Welcome to our first newsletter as Adelaide and St Levan Surgery.  As we told you in our last newsletter we were merging with St Levan Surgery on 1 October, this merger has happened and we are now working through all the formal processes required of a merger. Why did we merge? It is fair to say that the NHS […more]

Summer 2015

Posted: 28 July 2015

CHANGES WITHIN THE SURGERY Dr Macready will be leaving the surgery at the end of September to go onto pastures new. We would like to wish him well in his future endeavours. Andrea Smyth has retired after 20 years of being the practice manager. We wish her well in her retirement and welcome Samantha Richards as […more]

Spring 2015

Posted: 28 April 2015

PATIENT PARTICIPATION GROUP From April 2015 the surgery has to have a Patient Participation group (PPG) so that we can seek views from our patients on the services we provide and make changes that would benefit the practice. We need patients to volunteer either to meet face to face with practice staff at mutually agreed […more]