Welcome to Oakfield Health Centre
The doctors and staff at Oakfield Health Centre in Gravesend are proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.
There is disabled access throughout the building.
The surgery hosts GP ST1's, 2's and 3 ( GP's in training). These are qualified doctors from Darent Valley Hospital working under our supervision for 4-12 month rotations. Further information for patients is available on this website under 'Trainee Doctors'.
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EMAIL ADDRESS IS NOT MONITORED 24 HOURS A DAY AND THEREFORE APPOINTMENTS AND PRESCRIPTIONS CANNOT BE REQUESTED VIA THIS WEBSITE. YOU WILL NEED TO CONTACT THE SURGERY DIRECT OR SIGN UP FOR VISION ONLINE.
YOUR NAMED GP
The 2015-2016 GP contract in England is now contractually required to allocate a named, accountable GP to all patients (including children). All patients who are on the practice list will be allocated a named GP. All new patients who register with the practice will be allocated a named accountable GP within 21 days of registration. Patients aged over 75 have already been allocated a named accountable GP under existing provisions.
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
DELIVERING SAFER, BETTER, QUALITY CARE AT ALL TIMES"
For self referral to the Midwife, Physiotherapy, Counselling, the Dietician or for information on Travel Vaccinations or a Sickness Certificate please see the links on the right of this page.
If your GP has referred you to a Specialist please see Further Information on the right.
ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY
We operate a Zero Tolerance Policy in relation to aggressive and threatening behaviour. We do not expect anybody working in this surgery to be subjected to verbal or physical abuse, intimidation (e.g. being shouted at) or harassment - under any circumstances. On the rare occasions this happens you may be asked to leave the surgery and your registration will be reviewed.
To make appointments and order prescriptions online please register for Patient Services. If you are interested and haven't already registered please contact the surgery or download and complete the form on the attached link and return to the practice. Photographic proof of identification will be required i.e. passport/driving licence when registering.
Patient Services Registration Form
MEDICAL RESEARCH DATA PROTECTION
The staff at this practice record information about you and your health so that you can receive the right care and treatment.
For further information on this please see Further Information on the right.
PHLEBOTOMY SERVICES AT OAKFIELD HEALTH CENTRE (BLOOD TESTS)
We would like to notify you regarding changes to Phlebotomy Services at Oakfield Health Centre from 1st April 2016. From this date we will no longer offer Phlebotomy Services to patients who are NOT registered at Oakfield Health Centre.
We will continue to offer Phlebotomy Services for our own patients on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.
CHILD HEALTH For information on coughs, colds, fever, sickness etc in children please see the advice at Point 15 on the right hand side of the page.
(Site updated 16/03/2017)