Doctors

Dr M I Kadarsha (Male) - Special interests: Minor Surgery and Women's Health
Dr M H Kadarsha (Male) - Special Interests: Diabetes, GP Education and Training
Dr Ishaque (Male) - Special Interests: Cardiology and Respiratory Medicine
Dr S Sanda (Female) - Special Interests: Dermatololgy and Public Health
Dr P Doulagar (Male) - Special Interests: Orthopaedics and Minor Surgery
Dr S Ali (Male)

Other Staff

Practice Manager
Sharon Copeland

Assistant Practice Manager
Nicola Morgan

Nurse Manager
Julia Huxley

Practice Nurses
Denise Pickerill
Julie Taylor
Vicky Martin

Health Care Assistants
Alison Reader
Francesca Harnett
Alison Davis

Secretaries
Mandy Nicholson
Jill Kirkwood

Receptionists
Lynn Bembridge
Wendy Wilkinson
Tracy Shaw
Linda Venables
Anita Renshaw
Rebecca Glover
Margaret K Shaw
Karen Cole
Jenny Careless
Lisa Hodgson
Alison Davis
Natalie Boyle

Opening Times
Goldthorpe
Mon 08:00 20:00
Tue 08:00 18:30
Wed 08:00 18:30
Thu 08:00 18:30
Fri 07:30 18:30
Sat 09:00 12:00
Sun Closed
Thurnscoe
Mon 08:00 20:00
Tue 07:30 18:00
Wed 08:00 18:00
Thu 08:00 18:00
Fri 07:30 18:00
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

Home

Please note that the practice is now open on a Saturday morning, between 9am – 12 Noon at the Goldthorpe Centre.  This will include Bank Holiday weekends with the exception of Easter and Christmas 2014. These appointments are for urgent matters ONLY. This service is a pilot scheme being run by the NHS England Clinical Commissioning Group from 1 February 2014 to 31 March 2015. Following which time the pilot will be evaluated.

The Hollygreen Practice has surgeries at both the Goldthorpe and Thurnscoe Centres.

The practice can be contacted on 01709 886490 for either Goldthorpe or Thurnscoe.

The clinical team comprises 6 doctors, 4 practice nurses (including the Nurse Manager) and 3 Healthcare Assistants.

The other surgery staff includes a Practice Manager, Assistant Practice Manager, Secretaries and Receptionists.

Our goal is to provide a first class service for patients.  

We now use text messaging to remind our patients of their appointments. However if you wish to opt out of receiving text messages please contact reception.

PHARMACY FIRST – MINOR AILMENTS SCHEME

Barnsley GPs and Pharmacies are offering a service that gives more patient choice.

If you don’t normally pay NHS prescription charges, then any medicine supplied under the Pharmacy First Scheme will be FREE.

If you do pay for your prescriptions, then the cost of the medicine should be much less than the current prescription charge.

Your Pharmacist is a qualified health care professional who can help with your health problems.

The Pharmacist will offer you a private space to talk to you about your symptoms. Conditions they can advise on include:

Allergies Eczema  Nappy Rash
Athlete’s Foot Ear Wax Oral Thrush
Blocked Nose Haemorrhoids Pain
Cold Sores Hay Fever Scabies
Conjunctivitis Headache Sore Throat
Constipation Head Lice Teething
Cough Heartburn Threadworms
Dermatitis Indigestion Vaginal Thrush
Diarrhoea Infant Colic Verrucae
Earache Mouth Ulcers Warts

Don’t wait for a doctors appointment – Go straight to your pharmacy

OUR PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT NETWORK (OPEN) MEMBERSHIP

Below is a message form Barnsley Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) regarding OPEN Membership.

The Public and Patient Engagement Team (PPE) of Barnsley CCG are ensuring public and patient engagement is at the heart of its activities, and should be embedded within the culture of the NHS Barnsley and views of all patients, members of the public and service users are equally valued.

By becoming an ‘OPEN Member’ you will have the opportunity to make a difference to local health services and have a voice in the planning of local services. Within the Scheme three levels of membership have been developed depending on how involved you would like to be. These are:

Level 1 – Receive regular Newsletters from NHS Barnsley CCG
Level 2 – as Level 1 but happy to be asked for your views and opinions on local health services via surveys
Level 3 – As Levels 1 and 2 above but would like to be invited to be involved in discussions around a chosen area of interest

For more information on ‘OPEN’ please visit www.barnsleyccg.nhs.uk.

Partners

CCG

Useful Links

NHS Alliance
National Association of Primary Care
Department of Health
Health Service Journal
NHS Evidence - commissioning

NHS - Barnsley - www.barnsley.nhs.uk

NHS Choices - www.nhs.uk

British Heart Foundation - www.bhf.org.uk

Diabetes UK - www.diabetes.org.uk

For patient information - www.patient.co.uk

For patient opinion - www.patientopinion.org.uk

For travel vaccination information - www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk

Macmillan Nurses - www.macmillan.org.uk

Arthritis - www.arthritisresearchuk.org

Cancer research - www.cancerresearchuk.org

Asthma - www.asthma.org.uk

For information on fitness to drive - www.dvla.gov.uk

Barnsley Council - www.barnsley.gov.uk

Rotherham Council - www.rotherham.gov.uk