Welcome to Upton Village Surgery
We are a relatively small, urban, practice located in purpose-built premises, situated in the heart of Upton-by-Chester. The practice population is approximately 7,200. We are not a Limited partnership.
We play an active part in the planning of health services for the local community and the development of primary care through our involvement in the Cheshire CCG
Opt out of Data sharing
The national data opt-out was introduced on 25 May 2018, enabling patients to opt out from the use of their data for research or planning purposes, in line with the recommendations of the National Data Guardian in her Review of Data Security, Consent and Opt-Outs.
You can use one of the following routes to opt out of any data sharing with any 3rd parties, these routes have been available for some time:
• Via the 'Your Health' section of the NHS APP
• Calling 0300 3035678
You have until the 23rd June 2021 if you want to opt out of the national data sharing for research and planning purposes.
COVID -19 VACCINATION PROGRAMME 17/05/2021
Support and guidance for patients downloading the NHS App
Please click here
for guidance on downloading the NHS App and using it to record your COVID vaccination status.
Please note that the support information is available online and that the process is self-contained. Therefore, there is no need for you to contact the surgery directly.
All appointments are triaged by telephone first and can only be booked by calling the Practice on 01244 382 238.
Please do not come to the surgery to book appointments.
GPs and Nurses will arrange face to face appointments with patients as required.
Please click on Coronavirus for more Information and News
We have introduced a new service that allows patients who are aged 18 and over and registered at the practice to consult with a GP electronically and offers alternatives to calling or coming into the surgery for common, more minor problems.
Using this service you can also access self-help content and alternative options available to you (eg pharmacy, symptom checkers). You can also complete your own annual review for Asthmas, Hypertension and Contraceptive Annual checks online.
To access the service directly click on 'Get Started Now' on the banner above.
To watch a video on how to use e-Consult, please click here:
(Site updated 15/06/2021)