Welcome to Ampleforth & Hovingham Surgeries
Staff Training Surgery Closure
The surgery will be closed for training on Thursday 28th February 2019 from 1 pm. For more information about the staff training and arrangements during the surgery closure, please see our Latest News.
The Patient Forum Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday 29th April 2019 at 6:30 pm at Ampleforth Surgery.
More Information about the Patient Forum
SEASONAL FLU VACCINATIONS
Flu vaccinations are still available for eligible patients. Click here for more information and to check if you are eligible for the vaccination this flu season.
Please contact the surgery on 01439 788215 to make an appointment or to let us know that you do not want a flu vaccination this season.
Extended Access Service
From 1st October 2018, Ampleforth & Hovingham Surgeries are providing routine patient appointments outside the normal core hours. Appointments will be available on
Tuesday evenings up to 8pm
Second Sunday in the month from 8am
Extended access appointments are also available at other times at
Derwent Practice 01653 600069
Sherburn and Rillington Practice 01944 710226
Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) Research and Surveillance Centre (RSC)
This practice is one of over 260 practices in England contributing pseudonymised data for national research and surveillance.
These data enable continuous monitoring of infections and diseases in the community and is used in ethically approved research. The RCGP RSC is the main source of information for Public Health England (PHE) and helps with prediction and management of flu outbreaks and pandemics.
Please click here for more information.
Medication Ordering and Collection
Dispensary telephone lines will be answered between 10 am and 5 pm. An answering machine will be available to record your details and prescription request if you ring between 9 - 10 am and 5 - 6 pm. We ask patients to give the surgery 3 working days’ notice when ordering their repeat medications.
We currently have no vacancies.
Fundraising and Donations
Books and DVDs are on sale at both Ampleforth Surgery and Hovingham Surgery. Books and DVDs cost £1 each and all proceeds will go towards new medical equipment for the surgery. If you wish to donate any books or DVDs please drop them it at reception.
Thank you for all your kind donations and purchases. We have so far raised a total of £889.76 from the sale of books and DVDs. We have also received a total of £1,372 from individual patient donations. Donations will be used to purchase medical equipment for the surgery.
Ear Irrigation Machine purchased May 2017 £242.28
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The technology also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
Partners in Care
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
Ampleforth Surgery has ramp access from the car park at the front of the surgery. A handrail is also being installed to make it easier to access the surgery. Hovingham Surgery offers parking right outside the door on a flat surface which you may find easier.
If you require assistance please ring before visiting the surgery and we will be waiting to help.
(Site updated 15/02/2019)