Fowey River Practice also has branch surgeries in various locations within the locality.
Get involved in commissioning and with a patient participation group (PPG) by talking to the practice manager at your GP surgery.
You can also contact the practice manager to find out who the mandated clinician is. It’s not necessarily a senior partner. A mandated clinician is the member of the practice mandated to work on commissioning new services with NHS Kernow. You can find contact details for the practice manager on your GP practice’s website.
The area is rural with significant distances for patients to travel to the main acute hospitals in Truro and Plymouth. The geography also provides challenges in accessing outpatient services, x-ray and travel times for urgent visits out of hours and emergency vehicles.
The clinical directors for Three Harbours and Bosvena primary care network are Dr Dale Staff and Dr Michael Waldron.
Bodmin Community Hospital provides physical and mental health care services to people in Bodmin and the surrounding area. Free car parking is available at this hospital. The minor injury unit is run by highly skilled nurses who are available to treat a range of minor conditions. X-ray facilities are available Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.45pm. The x-ray is closed on bank holidays.
This primary care network is focusing on collaborative working and developing integrated community teams to achieve closer integration of services around general practice.