Our inspector's description of this service
Last updated 25 April 2019
Ratings of specific services
Walkden Medical Practice provides primary medical services at 2 Hodge Road, Worsley, Manchester, M28 3AT. The service operates under a General Medical Services contract. The practice is registered for the following regulated activities: Surgical Procedures, Diagnostic and Screening, Maternity and Midwifery, Family Planning, and Treatment of Disease, Disorder or Injury.
The practice has six GP partners (two male and four female). The nursing team consists of two practice nurses (female), a health care assistant and a phlebotomist. The clinical staff are supported by an administration team made up of a practice manager and reception staff.Walkden Medical Practice provides care to over 8516 patients. The age population is mostly of working age. The practice’s level of deprivation is rated four out of 10 on the Indices of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) decile (the lower the IMD, the more deprived an area is).Outside of normal opening hours, patients would be diverted to the NHS 111 service.
Latest inspection: 13/03/2019
Report published: 25 April 2019
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