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At The James Cochrane practice in Kendal, the entire practice team is focussed on delivering the highest standard of patient-centred care.


AskMyGP – Closed at the Weekend

From Friday 31st January, we will be closing the AskMyGP system over the weekends. The system will be closed from 6.30pm on a Friday until 7.00am on a Monday. This will also include Public Holidays. Over the festive period, we made a …

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AskMyGP System Outage – 13th January 2020

Please note, there is a national problem with the AskMyGP system, which means that we are unable to receive new requests via AskMyGP at present.   If you have already sent a request please be aware that there may be …

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Protected Learning Time (PLT) Afternoons

Approximately once a month, all practices within the Morecambe Bay CCG, close for an afternoon for staff training. These afternoons provide a vital opportunity for clinical updates, in house training, and working alongside other practices and organisations such as the …

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Our 2019 in Numbers

At the start of a new year, its always nice to reflect on the past 12 months, and what we have achieved. Here is what our 2019 looked like, in numbers 👇

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Autumn/Winter Newsletter

Hot off the press, our latest patient newsletter is here! We’ve got some new faces in our clinical team, help us fight the flu, and AskMyGP – do you love it, or do you loathe it? Make yourself a coffee, …

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AskMyGP – The Results are in…

We recently asked you to share your experiences of our AskMyGP system. As a reminder, or for those that didn’t see it, Dr Paul Atkinson introduced the survey in this video. Firstly, we would like to say a huge thank …

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Meet Louise, our new Long Term Conditions Nurse!

We were thrilled to welcome Louise to the team at the start of November. Louise specialises in the care and management of patients with Long Term Conditions such as Diabetes, Asthma, COPD, Hypertension, CHD and Hypothyroidism. Louise is a Nurse …

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AskMyGP – Love it or Loathe it? Have your say…

As you may know, we’ve been using the AskMyGP system for a year, so this is a great opportunity to review it, and we want to involve you. Please follow the link below, and share your experience before Friday 8th November. …

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Patient Access Emails

Patient Access updated their website last summer, they are currently sending out emails to patients who have not signed in since the system updates in May. The objective is to make patients aware that Patient Access has been updated and …

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Autumn Newsletter

Our Autumn Newsletter is hot off the press. This issues features an update of our new online services, information on our dispensing delivery service and staff changes. Autumn Newsletter 2018  

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