All GP Practices are required to declare the mean earnings (e.g. average pay) for GP's working to deliver NHS services to patients at each Practice. The average pay for GP's working in Handsworth Medical Practice in the last financial year was £103,922 before tax and national insurance. This is for 2 full time GP's and 3 part time GP's who worked in the Practice for more than 6 months.
We have an attached Midwife from Jessop Wing Hospital who cares for expectant mothers and attends for the first 10 days after baby is born. She also organises parent craft classes and prepares expectant mothers for labour.
We have attached District Nurses who work with your doctor in caring for you in your own home. If you are housebound please contact the surgery for more information.
We have attached Health Visitors who hold Child Health Clinics by appointment. Please ask at reception for contact details.
We have the services of four counsellors who see patients at the surgery by appointment. Patients must be referred for this service.
We have the services of a Diabetic Nurse, who holds a clinic at the surgery once a month, and whose appointments are only by referral from the doctor.