News


Queens Road Medical Practice Passes CHKS Accreditation with flying colours

- 6/30/2017
In June 2017 the Practice was awarded 100% compliance and highly commended for 6 areas of excellence by the internationally recognised accreditation company Caspe Healthcare Knowledge Systems (CHKS). QRMP Chairman, Dr Robert Gallagher commented: “This is an amazing achievement, most practices will not even achieve full compliance, let alone numerous commendations. It’s fantastic to have validation that we are providing excellent healthcare for our patients” For more information please contact Ms Mandy Regan, Assistant Practice Manager on e: admin@eqrmp.com, t: 01481 724184

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Text Messaging

- 10/10/2016
The surgery endeavours to provide a text reminder service for patients' appointments. In order for us to do this would you please advise us of your current mobile phone number.


Dr McGavigan is leaving.....

- 9/1/2016
We are sorry that Dr McGavigan is leaving the Practice on 31st October to return to Scotland. Please click on link to see letter

Letter to Patients

Martin Rabey is returning......

- 7/18/2016
Martin Rabey, PhD,FACP, MManipTh, BSc(Hons)Phty, MMACP, MCSP. Physiotherapist. Originally from Guernsey, Martin was awarded his BSc.(Hons) in Physiotherapy from the University of Wales College of Medicine in 1996. In 2000he completed the world-renowned Master of Manipulative Therapy degree at Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia. Following this he worked, at St. Mary’s Hospital in London, as an Extended Scope Orthopaedic Practitioner; requesting investigations, diagnosing and determining appropriate treatments for people referred to the Orthopaedic department. In 2007 Martin completed the Injection Therapy Master’s level module at the University of Southampton, qualifying him to administer injections for joint and tendon problems. During his first stint working at Queen’s Road Medical Practice, he briefly returned to Australia, where he was awarded Fellowship of the Australian College of Physiotherapists, and the title of Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist (As awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapists in 2009). In 2012, Martin returned to Curtin University in Perth, where he lectured and examined on musculoskeletal physiotherapy, at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. In 2016, he completed his Doctor of Philosophy degree. His thesis examined the complex interactions between many different factors that make low back pain persist. Also during his time in Australia he continued treating people with everyday aches and pains at two world-renowned physiotherapy clinics in Perth and Sydney, worked as an Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioner in the Department of Spinal Surgery at Royal Perth Hospital, and as a researcher examining novel treatments for chronic low back pain at Neuroscience Research Australia in Sydney. Martin returned to Queen’s Road Medical Practice in 2016. However, he will still continue to lecture in Europe, and with his world-wide research collaborations. With specialisation in Spinal pain and complex pain disorders, Martin is based at the Longfrie Surgery.

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Meningitis

- 3/24/2016
On social media a post about a local case of meningitis has been extensively shared. In it the mother warns others about how her child had a rash, but the glass test did not work, which led to a delay in diagnosis.

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GP Patient Survey 2015

- 11/1/2015
The Practice conducted a patient survey earlier this year and we are delighted with our results

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Bexsero Meningococcal B Vaccine

- 10/21/2015

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Drs Douglas and Susan Wilson 30 Year Anniversary

- 8/1/2014
Many congratulations to Drs Douglas and Susan Wilson who have been with the Practice for 30 years this month.


Queen's Road Medical Practice Accredited to International Standards

- 6/1/2014

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Seasonal 'flu Vaccine

- 9/17/2013
The seasonal 'flu vaccine has now arrived, if you are over the age of 65 years, or considered at risk due to a medical condition, vaccination is a good way of protecting you and those close to you by preventing the spread of the virus. If you would like to use the automated telephone booking service to book your 'flu clinic appointment or doctor’s appointments please dial 719282. 'flu clinic and doctors' appointments can be booked 24 hours a day using the automated telephone booking service. Please contact the surgery if you would like more information on our automated telephone booking or 'flu clinics.


Dr Susan Wilson MBE!

- 6/14/2013
The Practice is delighted that Dr Susan Wilson has been honoured by the Queen with an MBE for her work with the Tumaini Fund. This is a richly deserved award of which we are all very proud. Dr Wilson received her MBE from HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge on 17th October 2013.

Photo of Dr Susan Wilson's Investiture

Baby Check Charge Abolished

- 3/9/2013
The Practice is pleased to announce that we have abolished the charge for a baby check. The Partners felt that this gesture would be welcomed by parents at an already expensive time. This has been reported positively in the Guernsey Press.

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New Clinic Launch

- 2/1/2013
We are delighted to announce that the Practice is now operating in 3 sites, having just moved into the Chiropractic & Massage Clinic (CMC) at Bosq Lane, St Peter Port. The two therapists currently practising from this clinic are Guthrie Steer, Chiropractor, and Simon Matthews, Osteopath. If you wish to book an appointment with either of these therapists, you can either call CMC on 723724 or your usual surgery number. For further details please go to www.cmc.gg

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New Partner Appointed

- 1/1/2013
Dr Steven Elliott BSc (Hons), MBBS, MRCP, MRCGP, DFSRH joined the Partnership on 1st January 2013. Dr Elliott has been an Associate GP with the Practice since July 2012.

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New Addition!

- 11/14/2012
Many congratulations go to Dr Mandy Du Feu and her husband, Peter, whose son, Jonathan, was born on 14th November 2012 weighing 8lb 11oz.


Early Morning Doctors' Appointments

- 10/26/2012
We are pleased to be able to offer some early morning doctors' appointments at the Queens Road Surgery starting at 7.30am. Please contact the surgery to enquire about availability.


New! - Telephone Booking System

- 9/1/2012
Queen's Road Medical Practice now have a dedicated telephone number 719282 so you can book, cancel or change your doctor's appointment, any time, night or day.

Please see attached brochure for further details on how to use the system

Ian Brown's 30/30 Cycle Challenge for Les Bourgs Hospice

- 6/1/2012
We are very proud to announce that 3 lycra clad Partners of the Queen's Road Medical Practice have recently completed the Ian Brown's 30/30 cycle challenge. Drs Stephen Wray, Bill Barker and Piers Mitchell raised an amazing £3,000 between them for Les Bourgs Hospice. Congratulations to all who took part in this year's Challenge!

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Partners to Retire

- 12/1/2012
We would like to advise patients that Dr Eric Smith retired on 14th December 2012 and Dr Maryse Ash will be retiring in March 2013. If you are a patient of Dr Ash and are attending for a consultation with her, we would ask that you please discuss which doctor you would like to re-register with at that time. If you have any queries, please contact Ellie on tel. 724184. Thank you.


Dr Laidlow Retires

- 12/31/2011
Dr Hannah Laidlow has sadly retired from the Practice and will be greatly missed by her colleagues and patients. We wish Dr Laidlow all the very best for the future.

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Bike2Doc Scheme

- 10/1/2011
Queen's Road Medical Practice launches 'Bike2Doc' scheme.

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New Baby!

- 7/3/2011
Many congratulations go to Dr Mandy Du Feu and her husband, Peter, whose son, David, was born on Sunday 3rd July 2011 weighing 8lb 3oz.


Thursday Evening Surgeries

- 5/19/2011
With effect from 19th May 2011 the Queen's Road Medical Centre will be open until 7.30pm every Thursday evening. If you would like to book a late appointment, please call your usual surgery number.


Goodbye to Dr Jenkins

- 2/28/2011
Sadly, Dr Bruce Jenkins is leaving the Practice on 28th February 2011 but will be starting his new 'out of hours' job at the Primary Care Centre on 1st March.

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Guernsey Doctors Take Part in Local Swimarathon Fund Raiser

- 10/9/2010
Guernsey doctors, staff and children from the Queen's Road Medical Practice took part in the Guernsey swimarathon at Beau Sejour. The Practice is proud to announce that we won the 'Simco Poster Trophy' for the most sponsorship money pledged in the 'medical' team category.

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