Welcome to Durnford Medical Centre
Durnford Medical Centre is open to eligible NHS patients who wish to register with us. All information given to the practice is treated as confidential and would only be disclosed within the legal requirements of the data protection act. The practice policy is to accept any eligible person and not to discriminate against anyone, regardless of any pre-existing health conditions, required treatment, age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity. Durnford Medical Centre received the "Pride in Practice" Gold award in June '13 for inclusion of LGBT patients, the certificate is displayed on the reception desk.
Durnford Medical Centre is participating in the HMR Long Term Condition Testbed in Heywood Middleton and Rochdale CCG, please see the NEWS page or for full information click on https://www.hmr.nhs.uk/index.php/test-bed/home
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Appointments can be booked or cancelled, repeat prescriptions ordered and a summary of your medical records viewed on - www.patient.co.uk/access
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition. The medical centre is also host to Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Care Commissioning Group (HMR CCG) operated Specialist Dermatology and Consultant Ophthalmology Clinics for patients referred by their own GP or from local hospitals.
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.
Durnford Medical Centre is a modern practice, housed in purpose built premises on major bus routes and car parking within the surgery grounds.
To help access to the building we provide an automatic door to the premises with level/ramp access to all areas. To assist those with additional needs there is a lowered section of the reception desk and a wheelchair/push-chair accessible toilet containing baby changing facilities.
A portable "Hearing Aid Loop System" is available on request for hearing aid users and a folding wheelchair can be provided to help those with limited mobility.
If you require a private space for breastfeeding please ask at reception.
(Site updated 02/05/2017)