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We are recruiting a Modern Apprentice

We are recruiting for a Modern  Apprenticeship in Business and Administration SVQ Level 2 Receptionist/Administrator. Rate of pay is £8.45 per hour (Scottish Living Wage). It's an exciting opportunity for a MA to join the team here at Riverbank in Thurso. Please follow this link for more information Jobs at NHS Highland

General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018, superseding the current Data Protection Act (1998).

Under the terms of the new GDPR Riverbank Medical Practice has a legal duty to explain to patients by means of a privacy notice what personal dad is held about them and how it is collected.

You can find our privacy notice under out Policies tab.

New patient self service check-in

We have just installed a new self service check in for our patients. So far so good with feedback from both patients and staff being mostly positive. Of course our Reception staff will still be there to provide a warm welcome and friendly face.Donna

Salaried GP recruitment

We are now recruiting for 2 x salaried GPs to work here at our practice. The advert is out now with a closing date of Friday 08 June 2018. Salaried GP jobs

Riverbank offers an exciting opportunity for new GPs to join our multi disciplinary team who work together to provide a high quality, patient centred service to our 5,500 patients.

There will also be the opportunity for the GPs  to provide occasional cover and sessions at our sister practice in Lybster.

 

Headway Highland

We are currently supporting and helping to promote the fantastic work done in the Highland by Headway Highland. Here's the link Headway Highland

Headway is the brain injury association and is a charity set up to give help and support to people affected by brain injury.

Their local contact in Highland is Lee Gordon, Development Worker, leeheadway@yahoo.com and on 07767416006.

Headway Riverbank

Repeat Prescription Ordering

From 19 February 2018 we are  working to a 72 hour prescription turnaround period. So please allow 72 hours from when you request your prescription until collecting it.

Just a reminder we do not accept repeat prescription requests over the phone. You can order on line or popping you paper request into the Practice Prescription internal post box or into your local Pharmacy.

 

 

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