The Practice is CLOSED on the afternoon of Wednesday the 21st of April and Tuesday 27th of April 2021 for training purposes. The Practice is CLOSED from 12.30pm on this date and reopen the following morning at 8.30am.
Please support the Surgery by NOT contacting us to ask about Covid vaccine availability. We will contact eligible patients when appointments become available alternatively check for your cohort to become eligible by visiting https://www.nhs.uk/book-a-coronavirus-vaccination/do-you-have-an-nhs-number
Keeping you updated about Flu Vaccination 2020/21 Program: Please see details of this year's Flu Program. We will continue to update the schedule and post this on our website: www.pinfoldmedical.co.uk. Please navigate to: Flu vaccinations winter season page
From Monday 8th June 2020, all patients / visitors to the Practice will be required to wear a face mask.
Please Click here to access the Veterans Gateway website
Find Support for Veterans in Your Local Area:
Connect veterans and their families with a range of local support organisations – both within and outside the Armed Forces sector. The services have been grouped into categories such as Education and Training, Employment, Finances etc.
Navigate through the categories to find the support you need, or use the search function by clicking on the magnifying glass icon in the map toolbar;
- On the map home screen, the search function searches all organisations in the directory.
- When you have a category open, the search function searches all data within that category.
New ... Call Blocking Service!
Free Call Blocker (National Trading Standards) Oct 2019
Sorry We Are Closed Notice - updated and published. Please check before visiting the Practice.
Please see "Sorry We Are Closed" Notice published under Opening Times tab for a complete list of when we are closed at Ad Hoc times.
eConsult is here! Please look under the Appointments tab.
*** NEW Patient Leaflet *** "What happens when you are referred by your GP to see a Specialist?".
What happens when you are referred by your GP to a Specialist?
Patient Participation Group - Members wanted:
The Practice is looking for patients to join its vPatient Participation Group. Please click on the link JOIN OUR PATIENT GROUP to fill in a join up form.
Do you want to make some changes to your lifestyle?
Why don't you visit IMPACT at www.impact.cdd.nhs.uk There is advice, tips and importantly information about activities, classes and courses for all ages across County Durham & Darlington.
Public Health initiative:
'One You' ... you can find out more in our latest newsletter (Spring Edition 6) or follow the link below to take part in the online quiz
Diabetes Patient Newsletter:
Diabetes Patient Bulletin June/July 2019
Changes to Repeat Prescription Ordering System from September 2019
From September 2019, community pharmacies will no longer be able to order repeat medication for patients. Instead patients will order their medication directly from their GP Practice.
Patients will be required to order their own medication directly with the Practice. This can be done by:
- Online ordering via the Practice website Find out more
- Using the tear off part of the repeat prescription and dropping it off at the Practice