- Posted Wednesday September 16, 2020
Avicenna Medical Practice is September’s FPM Practice of the Month.
We have been in touch with the practice's manager who told us about their practice, working during the pandemic, managing workload and more.
What is your patient list size? 7300
What is the main demographic of your practice? Highly deprived inner-city south Asian area
We’d love to hear about how you engage with your local community, especially under the current COVID situation… E-mails, text messages, Facebook page and our website. Patients can telephone and send messages to us.
Which services that you offer patients are you particularly proud of? Anticoagulation services, ECG’s, 24 hour BP’s, Ultrasounds, Dermatology specialist services, women’s only clinics, sexual health clinics, drop in services, telephone triage.
What is the best thing about working at your practice? The team, teamwork and enjoying helping each other and our patients.
What roles within the practice are working from home? Administrative roles, Management, Nursing, Advanced Practitioners, GP’s have all worked from home at times during the COVID pandemic.
How is the practice managing the workload? As a team, sharing, helping, the right person for the problem dealing with the issue for the patient to get the best outcome for the patient.