Welcome to Bideford Medical Centre

Medication requests over the Christmas period

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Please ensure that you have enough medication to last you over the festive season. We ask that you order your medication at least 2 weeks early.

To ensure your medication is available we must receive your prescription request no later than:

Friday 14th December

We wish you a happy and healthy Christmas.

e-Consult service temporarily suspended

As a result of an important procedural review, we regret to inform you that the e-Consult service has been temporarily suspended. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

GP an nurse appointments are now available in your area during the evenings and at the weekend. To book an appointment, contact your practice.

Online appointment booking, repeat prescription ordering and view your medical record

PLEASE NOTE - for patients already registered with online services only

Order Online Prescriptions & Book Appointments

If you haven't yet registered for online services and would like to do so, please follow this link:

Registering for online services

Self Care

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Self-care is a great way to treat minor illnesses and injuries. A large range of common illnesses and injuries can be treated at home simply with over-the-counter medicines and plenty of rest. Our health information library below provides lots of useful health advice.

Health information video library - Health advice at your fingertips

Patient self care resources page

Practice News

Bideford Medical Centre GP Surgery & Citizens Advice partnership

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An exciting new project where advice and information can be found at GP surgeries, has recently been launched. Local leading advice charity, Citizens Advice Torridge, North, Mid and West Devon, are delighted to announce the new one year pilot project in Bideford Medical Practice which will be offering social support to patients.

Click here for further information

New dedicated Script Line from 1st March '18 - see slideshow loop below for times of availability

How can we help?

Opening times

  • Doors open: 8am-6pm Mon-Fri
  • Telephones: 8.30am-1pm | 2pm-6pm Mon-Fri
  • Appointments available between:
  • Mon 8am - 6pm
  • Tues 8am - 8pm
  • Wed 7am - 6pm
  • Thur 7am - 6pm
  • Fri 8am - 6pm

Sat and Sun appointments are available across our Locality.

Contact Us

  • Bideford Medical Centre
  • Abbotsham Road
  • Bideford
  • EX39 3AF
  • Tel: 01237 476363
  • Fax: 01237 423351

Raise money for Friends of Bideford Medical Centre

The Friends of Bideford Medical Centre is a charitable trust and aims to provide more facilities, make a wider range of treatments available on site and improve the service for you.

To sign up and for more information please visit:

bidefordmc.com/ppg_friends

Have your say - Friends & Family

What is the Friends and Family Test survey?

Click this link for more information.

Please use our webform to submit your response to the Friends and Family Test survey -

Click this link to open the survey page (patient feedback is anonymous).

Mobile Phones

Mobile Phones

Have you changed your number recently?

Would you like a text reminder for your appointment date and time? Your annual review?

Please let Reception know and make sure we have the correct contact details.

WHEN WE ARE CLOSED

The out of hours number is now 111 if you require medical assistance. Click the image below for further info on the NHS 111 service.

NHS 111

Accessible Information Standard

Acessible Information Standard

Please advise our receptionists if you have a communication need to help us improve the way we contact and communicate with you.

GDPR - Your Medical Records - How is information shared?

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (i.e. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients in each practice.

The average pay for GPs working in Bideford Medical Centre in the last financial year was £67,513 before tax and National Insurance. This is for 6 full time GPs and 7 part time GPs.

Useful Links

Patient UK Depression & Anxiety Service Losing Weight

NHS Choices